Legislative issues and Copyright Royalty Board proceedings now in play—they include rights and royalty rates in everything from ringtones, webcasts and satellite transmissions to "orphaned" works of

Legislative issues and Copyright Royalty Board proceedings now in play¿they include rights and royalty rates in everything from ringtones, webcasts and satellite transmissions to "orphaned" works of owners who cannot be located easily¿are the most crucial ever faced in the history of the music industry. The results will decide who will be able to earn a living in music in the digital future.