Developments in Music Publishing: Lemons Or Lemonade?
The last year in music publishing has seen some terrific highs (e.g. the NMPA/YouTube settlement) and some disappointing lows (e.g. the DOJ’s ruling on the 100 percent licensing issue). It’s an industry on the verge of significant change as companies like SESAC and Global Rights Management expand the traditional role of performing rights organizations. In this panel discussion, the settlements, judicial decisions, litigation and policy initiatives of the year’s biggest developments will be discussed.