TITLE

On the beat

AUTHOR(S)
Hoare, Steve
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;9/5/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 34, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the British companies Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL) and Video Performance Ltd. (VPL) as clients for law firms. Responsibility for collecting royalty fees on behalf of artists from businesses that play music to the public; Number of employees; Annual legal spend; Peter Leathern as director of legal and business affairs and rights negotiations; Main law firms.
ACCESSION #
18238906

 

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