MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter is Out!

Music Technology Policy

The MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter for March is out! The email newsletter is free to subscribers of the MTP blog, so if you’d like to receive it once a month, please subscribe to the blog in the subscription box! This month is devoted to a single topic: What Congress can do about the tens of millions of address unknown NOIs being received by the Copyright Office.

MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter is out! Subscribe here!

Music Technology Policy

The latest email only MusicTechPolicy Monthly newsletter is out! Sign up by subscribing to this blog.

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TechnoLawyer Launches LitigationWorld Newsletter

Media Law

TechnoLawyer , the company that publishes a series of free e-newsletters devoted to legal technology and law practice management, today launched a new weekly newsletter, LitigationWorld.

Publication: Case Note on Aereo decision published in Texas State Bar Entertainment Law Section Newsletter

Gordon P. Firemark

Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo Place-and-Time-Shifting Technology. Case Note by Gordon Firemark. On June 25, the United States Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated ruling in American Broadcasting Co v. Aereo, Inc.

MTP Monthly Newsletter for June is out!

Music Technology Policy

The MTPM newsletter is out! You can sign up for the free newsletter by subscribing to MusicTechPolicy This months topics are Pandora’s “Lowery Clause”, MTP’s endorsement of Rep. Jerry Nadler in his June 28 primary election, 15 Years of Failed Legacy Revenue Share Deals and a look at the Copyright Office Roundtables with MTP’s Rebecca Cusey interview.

Featured in another e-newsletter

Trademark, Copyright, and Entertainment Law Forum

for featuring an article of mine in a recent e-newsletter of theirs. I want to thank Frank Rotella and Rofami, Inc., link] "Valuable Trademark Tips from an Experienced Attorney" Thank you, Frank, for allowing me to share my expertise in this area. The Trademark, Copyright, and Entertainment Law Forum is written by Anthony Verna. Please note that it is for the discussion of recent developments in these areas of law. The forum is not a space for legal advice.

MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter is Out! — Artist Rights Watch

Music Technology Policy

The MTPM newsletter is out! You can sign up for the free newsletter by subscribing to […]. via MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter is Out! This months topics are Pandora’s “Lowery Clause”, MTP’s endorsement of Rep. Jerry Nadler in his June 28 primary election, 15 Years of Failed Legacy Revenue Share Deals and a look at the Copyright Office Roundtables with MTP’s Rebecca Cusey interview. Artist Rights Watch

MTP Newsletter: Special Edition: Mr. Pandora Goes to K Street

Music Technology Policy

The MTP Monthly Newsletter is out with “Special Issue: Mr. Pandora Goes to K Street”! Sign up here in the sign up box. Thanks

In-House Counsel Value Client Alerts and Newsletters over Blogs

Media Law

Corporate counsel find more value in law firm client alerts and practice group newsletters than in blogs, according to a survey published this week. When corporate counsel were asked what types of law firm-generated content they found most valuable, 77 percent said client alerts and 76 percent said practice group newsletters, while only 35 percent […]. The post In-House Counsel Value Client Alerts and Newsletters over Blogs appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

EMAIL DELIVERY MOVED. Re-Subscribe Please

Gordon P. Firemark

By now, you should have received a new opt-in request, as I’m switching over to the Aweber.com email service for my newsletter. P.S. If you’re thinking of starting an email newsletter or marketing campaign, aweber.com is a great solution.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about BigLaw, Delivered to Your Desktop

Media Law

The folks at TechnoLawyer have reworked and relaunched BigLaw, their free weekly email newsletter that endeavors to cover all things BigLaw. The newsletter now covers what TechnoLawyer calls the […]. Do you work in BigLaw? Wish you did?

Now Legal: Use the Power and Reach of the Internet to find Investors. Free Report explains how.

Gordon P. Firemark

You can get a copy by subscribing to our e-newsletter, using the form below. Up until earlier this week, it was illegal to promote sales of securities through so-called “general solicitation” if relying on the private offering exemptions of Regulation D.

Changes to email subcriptions coming soon!

Gordon P. Firemark

Readers who’ve subscribed to receive these blog updates via email will soon be receiving a new opt-in request, as I’m switching over to the Aweber.com email service for my newsletter. I’ll shortly be discontinuing email delivery via feedburner. So, if you would like to continue receiving my Entertainment Law News updates (or if you haven’t been [.]. Related posts: Email subscription problems

Updates in Railroad Employee Liability Law

The Legal Satyricon

The Committee’s Spring 2015 Newsletter is out. by Jay Marshall Wolman In addition to my usual lawyerly activities, I am also a Vice Chair of the Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Law Committee of the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section. Probably the longest line on my resume. I contributed an article […].

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September issue of MusicTechPolicy Monthly is out!

Music Technology Policy

We publish a subscription only monthly newsletter (called, strangely enough, MusicTechPolicy Monthly) that uses content that is not previously published on MTP. If you subscribe to this blog in the subscription sign up widget, you will also be subscribing to the newsletter. This month’s edition is on the PROTECT IP Act and includes opinion by Mike McCurry and Mark McKinnon, Robert Levine, Luke Ebbin, Terry Hart and Chris Castle.

Using Film Clips in Movie Reviews – Entertainment Law Asked & Answered

Gordon P. Firemark

And you get subscribed to my free email newsletter, where I provide all kinds of other free, useful information. AUDIO: TRANSCRIPT: www.firemark.com. Brief Explanation of Fair Use. YouTube’s Strike Policy. Tim wrote in with a question about his movie reviews channel on YouTube.

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Get a discount on Crowdfunding Bootcamp October 9-11

Gordon P. Firemark

As an affiliate of the Crowdfunding Bootcamp, I’ve been able to arrange a 10% discount for readers of my blog and newsletter, and for listeners of the Entertainment Law Update Podcast.

Comparing Fax-to-Email Services: eFax v. Maxemail

Media Law

In a recent issue of the email newsletter TechnoLawyer Answers, a lawyer asked about the easiest way to transition from a physical fax machine to a service that delivers faxes by email. Harold Burstyn, a lawyer and computer science professor, recommended the free version of eFax. This surprised me, primarily because I thought eFax no […]. The post Comparing Fax-to-Email Services: eFax v. Maxemail appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General

MTP Monthly is Coming Tomorrow with Exclusive Interview with @theblakemorgan on I Respect Music.org campaign and more

Music Technology Policy

Sign up for all the goods on #IRespectMusic and the first edition of our 5th year of operating the newsletter starting tomorrow Our friend Blake Morgan (@theblakemorgan on Twitter) has started a movement with his Huffington Post article Art and Music Are Professions Worth Fighting for.

The Equifax Breach, and what you should do to protect your credit

Gordon P. Firemark

While this post is not, strictly speaking, on the “Entertainment Law” beat, several clients asked me about it, and I addressed their concerns in my e-newsletter (sign up in the sidebar).

Using Film Clips in Movie Reviews – Entertainment Law Asked & Answered SaveApply changes

Gordon P. Firemark

And you get subscribed to my free email newsletter, where I provide all kinds of other free, useful information. AUDIO: TRANSCRIPT: www.firemark.com. Brief Explanation of Fair Use. YouTube’s Strike Policy. Tim wrote in with a question about his movie reviews channel on YouTube.

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August Edition of MTP Monthly is out!

Music Technology Policy

Remember, the monthly newsletter is subscription only, so please sign up at MusicTechPolicyMonthly.com The August edition of Music Tech Policy Monthly is out featuring the MTP interview with indie film makers Jason Stall and Topper McDaniel about indie film making in the age of piracy, a continuation of 20 Questions for New Artists, featured artist Slowtrain from Austin and the other regular features.

Fulbright Program Now Taking Applications

Media Law Prof Blog

For monthly updates, write us at outreach@cies.iie.org for a complimentary subscription to The Fulbright Scholar News, an electronic newsletter. From March to August 1, 2009, U.S.faculty and professionals are invited to apply for *Fulbright scholar grants at www.cies.org. The Fulbright

Comparing Fax-to-Email Services: eFax v. Maxemail

Media Law

In a recent issue of the email newsletter TechnoLawyer Answers, a lawyer asked about the easiest way to transition from a physical fax machine to a service that delivers faxes by email. Harold Burstyn, a lawyer and computer science professor, recommended the free version of eFax. This surprised me, primarily because I thought eFax no […]. The post Comparing Fax-to-Email Services: eFax v. Maxemail appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General

That’s why we can’t have nice things….

The Legal Satyricon

The organization published an opinion piece in its newsletter criticizing the city, so the [.]. The City of Escondido, California, had to pay $20,000 to settle a First Amendment claim. The Center for Social Advocacy (CSA) used to have a contract with the city worth about $26,000 a year to provide fair housing services to Escondido. First Amendment

TechnoLawyer Picks the Year’s Top Tech Products

Media Law

The top 25 are selected based on clicks by readers of TechnoLawyer’s TL NewsWire newsletter, a weekly […] The post TechnoLawyer Picks the Year’s Top Tech Products appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Transporter, a device that lets lawyers set up their own private cloud for secure file storage, has been named as the year’s top new product for lawyers in TechnoLawyer’s listing of the top 25 new products and services.

The First Amendment is for Christians Only

The Legal Satyricon

To make sure that everyone knows about it, the school principal, LArry Davis put out a newsletter supporting the prayer meetings. Oh Flori-duh, you never fail to amuse. Clay County Pastor, Ron Baker of Russell Baptist Church in Green Cover Springs, FL holds weekly prayer sessions near the Clay Hill Elementary school’s flagpole. source) That’s [.]. church and state Civil Liberties First Amendment

Victory in Europe: The Two Years War over the Copyright Directive has Begun

Music Technology Policy

[This post originally appeared in the MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter.]. If you’ve heard about the new copyright law in Europe, you’ve probably heard that the new rules with either break the Internet or bring Big Tech to heel.

@artistrights: As Predicted, Google Refuses to Comply with EU Copyright Directive #ThisIsWhatMonopolyLooksLike

Music Technology Policy

Journalist enemy #1. The first time I met with the French Minister of Culture, we met at their offices at the historic Palais-Royal complex which is also home to the Comédie-Française, the oldest active theater group in the world (founded in 1630). The French take their culture very seriously.

Mystery Redaction in Spotify Filing for Eight Mile Style Lawsuit

Music Technology Policy

As MTP readers will recall (especially newsletter readers), Spotify is being sued in Nashville by the publishers of a good chunk of Eminem’s extremely popular catalogs (on albums each streamed over 1 billion times on Spotify according to the press).

New Blog Serves as Training Hub for Minnesota Judges, Trial Lawyers

Media Law

has published the email newsletter “Minnesota Judicial Training Updates,” in which he provides short, easy-to-read articles about concepts every judge and attorney should understand. Since 2010, Alan F. Pendleton, a district judge for Anoka County, Minn., The emails were sent to some 85 percent of the state’s judges, as well as to many attorneys. Over the […].

Trump labels Attorney General Jeff Sessions ‘beleaguered’

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

LOL“So why aren't the Committees and investigators, and of course our beleaguered A.G., looking into Crooked Hillarys crimes & Russia relations?” the president tweeted from his personal Twitter account on Monday morning.

Fair Pay, Fair Fight: Will the Circle Be Unbroken for Artist Airplay Royalties?

Music Technology Policy

A version of this post first appeared in MusicTechPolicy Monthly newsletter.).

Mass “Address Unknown” NOI Loophole Continue Apace With Growing International Implications

Music Technology Policy

[Editor Charlie sez: This post first appeared in the MusicTechPolicy Monthly Newsletter. Subscribe by signing up for MTP by email.].

The Time to Hesitate is Through: Amazon’s Thievery Requires Decisive Action

Music Technology Policy

Emmanuel Legrand reports in his excellent newsletter that: Music industry trade group the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has asked the US government for tougher measures against infringers, in particular in the online marketplace.

Personal Email Management Service Settles FTC Charges over Allegedly Deceptive Statements to Consumers over Its Access and Use of Subscribers’ Email Accounts

New Media and Technology Law

Don’t worry, this is just to watch for those pesky newsletters, we’ll never touch your personal stuff”). This week, the FTC entered into a proposed settlement with Unrollme Inc. Unrollme”), a free personal email management service that offers to assist consumers in managing the flood of subscription emails in their inboxes.

Opinion | John Kelly’s Ancestors Wouldn’t Have Fit In Either - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"I had forgotten that memory of my mother, sitting by herself, reading aloud from a church newsletter. It was the only way she could read, having had only a grade school education. As an American teenager fluent in English, I felt pity for her, and perhaps a bit of shame.

Must Read Op-Ed by AFM President Ray Hair Lays it Down on the Shadowy Naxos Deal with Pandora

Music Technology Policy

The two big points that aren’t getting discussed is the Pandora special “steering payola” that Naxos and Pandora refused to discuss with the RAIN Newsletter. Originally posted on The Trichordist : As we posted, there are very few details about the recent direct deal between Naxos Records and Pandora.

Opinion | What Kamala Harris’s Campaign Teaches Us - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Sign up for David Leonhardt's newsletter David Leonhardt helps you make sense of the news — and offers reading suggestions from around the web — with commentary every weekday morning. "It is worth exploring the election system in this country and who benefits from it.

Opinion | James Comey: The F.B.I. Can Do This - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Receive the day’s most urgent debates right in your inbox by subscribing to the Opinion Today newsletter.] "Although the process is deeply flawed, and apparently designed to thwart the fact-gathering process, the F.B.I. is up for this. It’s not as hard as Republicans hope it will be. F.B.I.

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Blog Covers Endangered Species and Wetlands Law

Media Law

Edited by Steve Davies , ESWR started as a print newsletter in 1995, moved to the Web in 1997, and ultimately became a blog. I usually write about new resources of interest to the legal community, but here is one that has been around since 1995 – although as a blog only since 2010. The Endangered Species & Wetlands Report is a blog that covers the Endangered Species Act and federal laws to protect wetlands.

Welcome to the Proskauer New Media and Technology Law Blog

New Media and Technology Law

Proskauer's TMC Practice Group also publishes a New Media, Technology and the Law monthly newsletter. If you are not already a subscriber, you may opt in to receive the Newsletter. Welcome to the Proskauer New Media and Technology Law blog, presented by Proskauer Rose's Technology, Media and Communications Law practice group.

Legal Issues for Digital Audio Companies – A Presentation

Broadcast Law Blog

This week, I was given 15 minutes at the RAIN (Radio and Internet Newsletter) Summit in Nashville to summarize all of the legal issues that are important to digital audio companies including webcasters and podcasters. While getting everything into a presentation that short entailed some speed talking and the briefest description of many very complicated issues, I hope that I was able to at least outline issues about which companies should be cognizant.