Teddy Bautista

  1. SGAE's Copying Levy Income Outstrips Record Sales

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT During a miserable year for Spanish sales, for the first time ever Spanish authors body SGAE collected more money from a home-copying levy on consumer electronics/blank media than it did in mechanical royalties from records. The collecting society ...

  2. Authors’ Pain In Spain Eases

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Spanish authors body SGAE is claiming that publishers' reliance on physical product sales is a thing of the past after revealing a 10% rise in rights collections to €344 million ($534 million) during 2007. Speaking at the 91,000-member collec ...

  3. Spain Bars Declare Rights Peace With SGAE

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Years of legal wrangling between Spanish collecting society SGAE and the country's 300,000 bars and restaurants over the payment of public communication (performance) rights for use of televisions and MADRID -- Years of legal wrangling betwee ...

  4. Spain Bars Declare Rights Peace With SGAE

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Streamlined payment system in the works. Years of legal wrangling between Spanish collecting society SGAE and the country's 300,000 bars and restaurants over the payment of public communication rights for use of televisions and radios in publ ...

  5. Spain Bars Declare Rights Peace With SGAE

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Years of legal wrangling between Spanish collecting society SGAE and the country's 300,000 bars and restaurants over the payment of public communication rights for use of televisions and radios in pub Years of legal wrangling between Spanish ...

  6. Spain's SGAE Reports Gains In 2004

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Spanish authors and publishers society Sociedad General de Autores y Editores (SGAE) collected €300.76 million ($391 million) for use of its members' copyrights in 2004, an increase of 11.9% ove MADRID -- Spanish authors and publish ...

  7. Spain's SGAE Reports Gains In 2004

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Piracy continues to slam market. Spanish authors and publishers society SGAE collected €300.76 million ($391 million) for use of its members' copyrights in 2004, an increase of 11.9% over 2003. The society distributed €295.2 million ($383.8 m ...