Fri.Jan 22, 2021

How Songwriters Get Screwed by Cheese and Pies

Music Technology Policy

For some reason, there’s a focus at the moment on songwriter royalties and in particular for streaming royalty rates. Notice that I said “rates” not “share” or the one I find particularly irritating, “share of the pie.” Let us be clear—there is no “pie” there are only “rates”. Or should be. Let’s investigate why. To frame this idea (speaking for the U.S.

Miller on Defending Free Speech @JMfreespeech

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Judith P. Miller, University of Chicago Law School, has published Defending Speech Crimes on the University of Chicago Legal Forum, 2020. Here is the abstract. The First Amendment is supposed to provide important protections against criminal prosecutions for speech crimes

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