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  1. Exclusive: Chief Copyright Royalty Judge James Sledge

    October 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT For my Billboard "Legal Matters" column this week (Oct. 20 issue), Chief Copyright Royalty Judge James Sledge met with me in his office on Capitol Hill for an exclusive interview to explain how the new Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) works ...

  2. Goldberg Appointed ASCAP Ombudsman

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST ASCAP has named as its East Coast ombudsman intellectual property attorney Morton David Goldberg with Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman in New York. ASCAP has named as its East Coast ombudsman intellectual property attorney Morton David Goldberg w ...

  3. Goldberg Appointed ASCAP Ombudsman

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Attorney Succeeds Tyler for East Coast. ASCAP has named as its East Coast ombudsman intellectual property attorney Morton David Goldberg with Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman in New York. Goldberg was selected to succeed the late former judge Harold ...

  4. Behind the Deal: Law Students Win Grammy Foundation Scholarships

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Grammy Foundation's seventh annual Entertainment Law Initiative (ELI) luncheon and scholarship presentation was held on Feb. 11 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Gathering at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Ho The Grammy Foundation's seventh annu ...

  5. Midwest Attorney Chairs ABA Forum

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Attorney Ken Abdo, of Abdo, Abdo, Broady and Satorius in Minneapolis, has been elected 2004 Chair of the American Bar Assn.'s Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries. He is the first chair to Attorney Ken Abdo, of Abdo, Abdo, Broady ...

  6. ASCAP Take On Digital-Download Royalties A Joke

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT ASCAP is now attempting to claim that both a mechanical royalty and a performance royalty are owed for digital downloads. U.S. copyright law grants musical works rights holders various exclusive rights, including the right to reproduction and the ...

  7. Recouping E-Royalties Made Easier

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT LOS ANGELES--Thanks to a simplified application process, producers are having an easier time recouping their share of webcasting and satellite transmission royalties of their recordings. <br clear="no NLRB Dismisses 'Virtual Music ...

  8. Sperling To Speak At Music & Money

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Scott Sperling , managing director of Thomas H. Lee Partners, the lead investment firm in the pending acquisition of Warner Music Group, will keynote Billboard's third annual Music &amp; Money Symposi Scott Sperling , managing director of ...

  9. Sperling To Speak At Music & Money

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Scott Sperling , managing director of Thomas H. Lee Partners, the lead investment firm in the pending acquisition of Warner Music Group, will keynote Billboard's third annual Music &amp; Money Symposi Scott Sperling , managing director of ...

  10. Sperling To Speak At Music & Money

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Scott Sperling , managing director of Thomas H. Lee Partners, the lead investment firm in the pending acquisition of Warner Music Group, will keynote Billboard's third annual Music &amp; Money Symposi Scott Sperling , managing director of ...