- WILL LICENSING ISSUES KILL INTERNET VIDEO? Nolle, Thomas // Network World;07/17/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p43
Discusses the debate over whether the compulsory license principle should apply to Internet video applications. United States Congress' opening of hearings on the issue; Call by broadcasters and studios to let the free market determine royalties paid to rebroadcast video on the Internet;...
- Copyright bill faces obstacle. Holland, Bill // Billboard;02/15/97, Vol. 109 Issue 7, p6
Discusses the resistance a bill to extend copyright protection for music is receiving in the US Congress. Details of the bill; The legislation of Representative James Sensenbrenner; Predicted repercussions of his legislation on the music industry; Opinions of other members of Congress.
- Subcommittee moves superstation bill. Scully, Sean // Broadcasting & Cable;8/9/93, Vol. 123 Issue 32, p17
Reports on the House Copyright Subcommittee's approval of a copyright legislation that will allow satellite broadcasters to carry superstations through the end of the decade. Extension of the copyright license until December 31, 1999; Elimination of the Copyright Royalty Tribunal (CRT); Terms...
- Lawmakers tiptoe past the stream. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;02/21/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p2
Reports rejection of the proposed Internet distribution of local television (TV) programs without owner consent in the United States. Impact of the distribution on the market-by-market licensing of TV programs; Formation of the Copyright Assembly; Lawsuit filed against Webcaster iCraveTV.
- Copyright Office reclassifies show. Tobenkin, David // Broadcasting & Cable;11/28/94, Vol. 124 Issue 48, p18
Reports that the United States Copyright Office has granted the retroactive copyright protection to syndicated movie reruns. Retention of International Creative Exchange's copyright protection for its Battleline series; Licensing potential bonanza for owners of syndicated television programming.
- TEUTON TV RIPS SCRIBE PAY RULE. Meza, Ed // Daily Variety;9/25/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 17, p8
Reports on the protest of German commercial broadcasters over a proposed copyright law they fear could cut local television productions.
- Telecinco taps skeins. DE PABLOS, EMILIANO // Daily Variety;9/29/2010, Vol. 308 Issue 61, p6
The article reports on Telecinco SA's acquisition of television (TV) rights for the remake of the TV programs "The Defenders," "Hawaii Five-0," and "Blue Bloods."
- Rhythm and blues. // Entrepreneur;Aug1995, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p64
Discusses the impact of federal copyright laws allowing music licensing groups to collect fees from any business that carries TV or radio broadcasts for the entertainment of customers. Response of restaurateurs and retailers to the regulation; Introduction of reform legislation.
- Pirate U.K. radio propels soulful jungle style. Kwaku // Billboard;7/29/95, Vol. 107 Issue 30, p1
Reports on the growing popularity of jungle music in England which is transmitted through pirate radio stations. Black listeners' clamor for jungle music; Promotion of Elizabeth Troy's jungle tracks; Profile of Kane, allegedly a pirate DJ and a recording artist; Risks of pirate operations...