TITLE

What's Wrong With ISP Music Licensing?

AUTHOR(S)
Castle, Christian L.; Mitchell, Amy E.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Entertainment & Sports Lawyer;Fall2008, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the decline of revenues in the music industry. It is stated that the decline has led the industry to take a closer look at the responsibilities of Internet service providers (ISPs) and alternative compensation schemes both in the U.S. and Europe. It suggests that governments must provide solutions to this problem particularly music piracy.
ACCESSION #
34948818

 

Related Articles

  • Proposed piracy policy.  // Choice;Jul2008, p5 

    The article reports on the Australian music industry's call on the federal government to crack down on music piracy by forcing Internet service providers to suspend or cancel Internet access of those who are suspected of downloading pirated music. The proposed piracy policy raises serious...

  • DIGITAL WATCH.  // Music Week;1/15/2011, Issue 2, p21 

    The article offers information on several new trends and services in the music industry for 2011 as predicted by Music Ally. It states that digital sales will continue to rise, but will be at a slower pace due to the presence of piracy. It mentions that Spotify Ltd. is expected to make its...

  • Digital Britain's piracy plans meet cautious response. Farber, Alex // New Media Age;6/25/2009, p10 

    The article reports on the response of the music industry and Internet service providers (ISP) in Great Britain to the anti-piracy plans of Digital Britain. under the said plan, the British Office of Telecommunications (Ofcom) will be given powers to implement certain conditions that would cover...

  • Minister of sound. Ashton, Robert // Music Week;11/24/2007, Issue 47, p8 

    The article presents a profile of Margaret Hodge MBE, the Minister for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism and her work in relation to the music industry. Hodge is addressing the high priority issues of intellectual property, copyright, and music piracy in the Creative Economy Programme...

  • Industry Calls For Anti-Piracy Support From ISPs. Koranteng, Juliana // Billboard;2/4/2006, Vol. 118 Issue 5, p12 

    The article focuses on the efforts of the music industry to urge Internet service providers to support the industry's anti-piracy efforts. Since Internet service providers are playing a great part in the digital market, their participation in anti-piracy efforts will be significant. The article...

  • Canada court favors ISPs in piracy ruling. Bennett, Ray; Taylor, Joel // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;4/6/2004, Vol. 383 Issue 17, p51 

    Major Canadian music labels lost a bid for a federal court order to force domestic Internet service providers to identify 29 alleged online music pirates. The Federal Court of Canada decision on Wednesday blocks an attempt by the Canadian recording industry to target song swappers with legal...

  • PLAYING THE PERCENTAGE GAME.  // Music Week;7/11/2009, Issue 27, p15 

    The article presents the author's insights on the recent Digital Britain report in Great Britain which is criticized by the music industry due to lack of a clear timetable on how to deal with illegal filesharers. It mentions that the Office of Communications (Ofcom) will only force Internet...

  • PIRACY CRACKDOWN.  // Daily Variety;1/2/2012, Vol. 314 Issue 1, p4 

    The article reports the Spain is enforcing a long-mooted anti-piracy law, which authorizes Spanish courts to order Internet service providers to shutter or block filesharing sites that facilitate unauthorized movie and music downloads for profit.

  • BRIT LEGAL LANDMARK. LODDERHDSE, DIANA // Daily Variety;7/29/2011, Vol. 312 Issue 15, p10 

    The article reports that the Motion Picture Association (MPA) has won a landmark piracy test case against Newzbin2, which marks the first time that section 97A of the Copyright, Designs, and Patents Act was used to order an Internet service provider (ISP) to block site access.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics