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Trends to know about in 2015

A summary of trends presented by FYI Music blogger David Farrell. read more

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The Study Concerning Fair Compensation for Music Creators in the Digital Age

October 2014 - Organizations representing thousands of songwriters and composers from around the world met in Nashville at the annual CIAM Congress and approved the joint endorsement of the Study Concerning Fair Compensation for Music Creators in the Digital Age. read more


Creators Meet in Nashville to Discuss Music Copyright in the Digital Age

On October 22 – 23, the International Council of Creators of Music (CIAM) met in Nashville, USA to address key topics of relevance to music creators today. read more

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Is Copyright Working for Songwriters and Composers? A Global Panel at Vanderbilt Law School

Five international experts will discuss the current state of copyright law. read more

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We Should Support Music Streaming Services

Read Eric Baptiste’s blog (CEO of SOCAN) on music streaming and fair compensation to creators. read more

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CISAC Takes Digital Royalties Issue to the UN

Speaking at the General Assembly of World Intellectual Property Organization in Geneva, a group of creators led by CISAC President Jean Michel Jarre invited policy-makers to help build a fairer and more sustainable digital economy for creators. read more


World Intellectual Property Organization Conference Update

Earlier this week, CISAC and a group of creators led by our President Jean Michel Jarre took the centre stage at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) headquarters in Geneva, on the occasion of WIPO’s General Assembly. read more