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  1. Italian Radio Ends Boycott Of New Domestic Tracks

    September 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Even though there doesn't appear to have been any resumption of negotiations in Italy's on-going radio dispute, commercial networks belonging to the RNA representative body are once again playing new tracks by Italian artists affiliated ...

  2. Italian Radio Lifts Boycott Of Int'l Acts

    June 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Now in its fifth week, the Italian record industry's showdown with RNA, a group representing 10 leading commercial radio networks, has taken a new turn. On May 7, the stations stopped playing new releases, both Italian and international, sent ...

  3. Labels United In Battle With Italian Radio

    May 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Italy's record labels have decided to present a united front in the current showdown with the 10 national radio networks that stopped broadcasting new records two weeks ago. This morning (May 24) in Milan, all four CEOs of the country's ...

  4. Italian Collecting Society SCF's President Quits

    April 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Gianluigi Chiodaroli has resigned as president of the Italian broadcasting and neighboring rights collecting society SCF. His decision follows the society's assembly, which was held in Milan on April 20. Chiodaroli is succeeded by the society ...

  5. Italian Collecting Society IMAIE Shut Down

    July 15, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Italian collecting society IMAIE (Institute for the Protection of Performing Artists Rights) has officially been closed, following a ruling by a senior court, the Council of State. According to the ruling, three court-appointed commissioners will ...

  6. Italy's IMAIE Wins Appeal Against Closure

    May 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT An Italian court has upheld an appeal by collecting society IMAIE (Institute for the Protection of Performing Artists Rights) against a previous ruling that had ordered it to close. IMAIE was declared "extinct" by Rome's Prefect of ...

  7. Italian Collecting Society Fights 'Extinction' Ruling

    May 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Rome's Prefect of Police, Giuseppe Pecoraro, who has legal jurisdiction in the city, has declared that IMAIE (Institute for the Protection of Performing Artists Rights) is "extinct." Under the ruling, the organization must stop oper ...

  8. Italy's FPM Pleased With Anti-Piracy Efforts

    April 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Italy's anti-piracy organization FPM reports "noteworthy results" in the area of neighboring rights enforcement in the first quarter of 2008. The organization has provided technical assistance to the country's Guardia di Finanz ...

  9. Italian Rights Body Sues MTV For Non-Payment

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Italian broadcasting and performance rights collecting society, SCF, has announced that it is taking MTV Italy to court for non-payment. The Italian broadcasting and performance rights collecting society, SCF, has announced that it is taking M ...

  10. Chiodaroli Exits As EMI Italy VP

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Gianluigi Chiodaroli exited Friday (April 2) as EMI Music Italy's VP of strategic affairs and human resources. Gianluigi Chiodaroli exited Friday (April 2) as EMI Music Italy's VP of strategic affairs and human resources. The departure o ...

  11. Italian Body SCF Inks Commercial TV Deal

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Italian collection society SCF has signed a three-year agreement with Mediaset, the commercial TV company owned and operated by the family of prime minister Silvio Berlusconi. Italian collection society SCF has signed a three-year agreement with M ...