In The News

December 2002
Billboard;12/7/2002, Vol. 114 Issue 49, p8
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs related to the music industry as of December 2002. Announcement by SoundExchange, the digital-performance-royalty collection organization, regarding a temporary suspension of small-Webcaster performance-royalty obligations due to labels and artists; Move of the U.S. Naval Academy to seize midshipmen's computers suspected of containing illegally downloaded music and movies; Appeal of Alison Wenham, chief executive of the British Association of Independent Music, to the BBC and the British culture secretary to appeal with the public broadcaster to preserve its music programming.


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