Practice-Management Platform Clio Converts to Three-Tiered Pricing

Media Law

With the change, Clio is moving to a three-tiered pricing structure, offering different packages of features at different […]. The post Practice-Management Platform Clio Converts to Three-Tiered Pricing appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

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LexisNexis Firm Manager Introduces New Pricing Tiers and New Features

Media Law

Firm Manager, the cloud-based practice management platform from LexisNexis, today introduced a new two-tiered subscription model and new features to go along with the new pricing. The post LexisNexis Firm Manager Introduces New Pricing Tiers and New Features appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

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ESPN Claims Verizon Is Breaching Carriage Contract

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The sports network believes that Verizon can't put its channels on separately priced tiers in the new personalized FiOS service. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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Judge Rules Cablevision Discriminated Against Game Show Network

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The Altice-owned cable operator is found to have moved GSN from a basic tier to a premium sports tier based on non-affiliation. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

Game Show Network Tests FCC's Definition of a Fair Competition

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Cablevision is defending a decision to relegate GSN from a wide tier of "female-oriented" channels to a premium tier of "male-oriented" ones. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

Transitioning from Kickstarting to Company Starting

Gordon P. Firemark

These pledges are usually organized into different tiers, with each higher tier of funding getting a better reward in exchange. For example, some high tier rewards include being in the cast of a movie or lunch with the project creators. The differences between contribution crowdfunding and equity funding. Sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo have been enormously successful in popularizing the new trend in fundraising, crowdfunding.

Shootout At the Fantasy Factory Part 2: What Should Streams Mean for Royalty Escalations?

Music Technology Policy

Here’s what Spotify says about itself : Free tiers: Spotify has two tiers which are free to use: one for desktop and tablet computers and one for mobile. Users on our mobile (smartphone) free tier can only play music in “Shuffle mode”. This tier costs $9.99

Guest Post: How Spotify Pays (or Doesn’t Pay) Songwriters

Music Technology Policy

HFA/Spotify also would not agree to move my client’s songs exclusively to the pay tier, so as to get an improved royalty rate.

How Much Do Artists Earn Online?

Music Technology Policy

Rumor has it (to coin a phrase) that some labels (guess who) also get a third tier in the greater of formula which is a per-play minimum. Excellent graph from Information is Beautiful: [link].

Bloomberg Law Releases Next Version of its Research Platform

Media Law

For that, Andreozzi maintains, you get virtually everything that Westlaw and LexisNexis have — all federal and state primary law, a top-tier citator, national and international dockets, and in-depth news and business intelligence drawn from Bloomberg’s global network. Bloomberg Law today released what it describes as “the next evolution&# of its legal research platform.

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Bit Torrent Logic: How Spotify Brought on Their Own @TaylorSwift13 Problems

Music Technology Policy

Spotify has both free and paid tiers, and Ms. Swift’s catalog, because they agreed to keep her music out of free tiers, or offer only paid versions. Is he mad? Anyway, there’s something on his mind, as sure as there must be something on a deck when it cracks. Moby Dick , by Herman Melville.

Clarence Thomas and Richard Posner hand victories to the internet

The Legal Satyricon

Thomas kind of botched the acronym, saying “third tier trash,&# instead of the more commonly accepted third tier [.]. DeVoy In his remarks at the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law earlier this week, Clarence Thomas used a term those who read legal blogs and message boards know well: TTT. Beginning at the 40:00 mark.)

The MTP Interview: David Lowery on the CRB Webcasting Rates

Music Technology Policy

Well this doesn’t directly effect the on demand rates, but I’ve always maintained that the artificially low rates paid by services like Pandora, has allowed them to offer music free, which in turn allows the on-demand services to argue for free tiers. MTP: How do you feel about the CRB decision in general as far as rates go? . Well it’s a mixed bag. Leans bad. The rates went up marginally for Pandora, and that seems to be the lead in the press.

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New Casetext Feature Finds Relevant Cases For You, But Along With It Will Come New Pricing

Media Law

With this unveiling, Casetext, which has been free to use ever since its 2013 launch, is also preparing to roll out its first paid subscription tiers for premium services, while keeping basic […]. The legal research service Casetext is unveiling a new service today that automatically finds cases that are relevant to legal memoranda and briefs.

Rape – now provable by the lowest burden of proof available.

The Legal Satyricon

That letter’s consequences are now being seen at the University of North Carolina, which has enacted a two-tiered disciplinary system. [.]. DeVoy Last year, the Education Department’s Office of Civl rights issued a now-infamous “Dear Colleague” letter to universities across the country, reminding them of their Title IX obligations to students in disciplinary proceedings.

Rape – now provable by the lowest burden of proof available.

The Legal Satyricon

That letter’s consequences are now being seen at the University of North Carolina, which has enacted a two-tiered disciplinary system. [.]. DeVoy Last year, the Education Department’s Office of Civl rights issued a now-infamous “Dear Colleague” letter to universities across the country, reminding them of their Title IX obligations to students in disciplinary proceedings.

A New Meaning for Real Time Bidding: An artist’s guide to how the brands and ad agencies are in on advertising supported piracy

Music Technology Policy

As is typical with Google, the technology stack is the most sophisticated of the top tier exchanges. From Advertising Perspectives: “Are Ad Exchanges and Real Time Bidding the Next Big Thing” ([link].

With New Agreement, is Dispute Between Comcast and NFL Finally Resolved?

JetLawBlog

The conflict between the two parties began when Comcast placed the NFL Network on a sports programming tier, which required an extra fee and had limited viewership. It is unknown whether the Digital Classic tier will satisfy the NFL long-term.

“Out of Balance”: @beggarsgroup Martin Mills’ Rallying Cry on DMCA Abuse at Canadian Music Week

Music Technology Policy

Whereas that might have been true ten years ago, today, in an era with myriad licensed services (and Australia has more than most ), and with streaming services with free tiers, I think that’s, frankly, rubbish. Martin Mills is Chairman of the Beggars Group, home to some of the best known brands in the music business–4AD, XL, Matador, and Rough Trade, as well as the Beggars Banquet catalog.

The Reality of Touring Revenue From Someone Who Has Done It For 32 Years

Music Technology Policy

But for most middle tier bands this is not a reality. The Trichordist. (I I posted this on my facebook page 6 months ago. It continues to get shared so I’m updating and posting it here.). It amuses me to no end when people suggest that artists can make up for recorded music revenues with live music revenues. These are people who obviously know little about the live music business. I’m sure the top 1% of touring artists can.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog - Untitled Article

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

This two-tiered system of justice—one for civilians, the other for law enforcement—must end Why Ferguson Burns | The Nation "To begin with, let''s talk about the near impunity with which law-enforcement agents in this country shoot, choke and beat unarmed civilians.

Baby You Can Drive My Car: Hollywood Health Plans May Have to Pay “Cadillac Plan” Tax

Digital Media Law

Those health benefits, which are available to middle-class members as well as wealthy stars, would be the envy of most of the country if people elsewhere knew of them: the DGA’s top-tier plan reportedly features 10% in-network co-pays and a deductible of $325 per person in a world where 30% copays and $1,000 deductibles are more common.

FCC Regulatory Fees Due By September 26

Broadcast Law Blog

It reduces the regulatory fees in the two lowest population tiers for AM and FM broadcasters from the amounts proposed. The FCC late yesterday released an Order setting the amount of FY2017 Annual Regulatory fees, along with a public notice setting September 26 as the deadline for those fees. Reg fees may be paid now through September 26. If not paid by 11:59 PM Eastern Time on that date, penalties of 25% will be assessed.

Thanks to Trump, will South Asians help flip the Georgia 6th? | The Huffington Post

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The 6th Congressional District has seen a huge influx of wealthy Asian Americans moving into the district for safe neighborhoods and top-tier schools. "There is no doubt that Donald Trump changed the political landscape.

Weekend Boxoffice: Coraline Fresher than Expected

Thompson On Hollywood

Yes, it's that time of year when studios release second-tier pictures, ones for which nobody has high expectations. Some are mediocre ( Pink Panther 2 ), others are terrific but not overtly commercial, like Henry Selick's stop-motion ( Coraline ).

Credit scores in America perpetuate racial injustice. Here's how

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

This firmly-entrenched two-tiered financial system has had devastating consequences for entire neighborhoods of color. Credit scores in America perpetuate racial injustice.

Entertainment Law Update Podcast #46 – Top Ten Stories of 2013 – Forecast 2014

Gordon P. Firemark

Lake of Tiers Inc.), In this episode of Entertainment Law Update, Entertainment lawyers Gordon Firemark Tamera Bennett and Peter Kaufman review the ten most significant cases and controversies in the entertainment industry for 2013, and forecast what we’ll be seeing in 2014.

Talent Agent’s chilling “State of the Industry” message sends shivers through entertainment industry

Gordon P. Firemark

The message paints a bleak picture for an industry following two major labor disturbances in the past two years, and suggests that work for actors is less plentiful than ever before, with film actors taking the few television starring jobs available, and top-tier TV actors taking co-star, guest star and less prestigious roles. Talent agent James J.

The Success of Louis C.K. is Not a Joke on Anyone

Music Technology Policy

There will always be second-tier work products that require the benefit of a busy virtual store to sell but any entertainers or organizations with a loyal following already in place can now distribute their content seamlessly, without giving a cut to anyone, for next to nothing. The other 99%: Second tier products. “Pretty soon, they all want to get into the act.”. Attributed to Jimmy Durante. Why Does The Press Consistently Get it More Wrong Than Right?

The Success of Louis C.K. is Not a Joke on Anyone

Music Technology Policy

There will always be second-tier work products that require the benefit of a busy virtual store to sell but any entertainers or organizations with a loyal following already in place can now distribute their content seamlessly, without giving a cut to anyone, for next to nothing. The other 99%: Second tier products. “Pretty soon, they all want to get into the act.”. Attributed to Jimmy Durante. Why Does The Press Consistently Get it More Wrong Than Right?

Solidifying the Defensive Line: The NFL Network’s Current Position Under Antitrust Law and How it Can Be Improved

JetLawBlog

As seen recently, however, presenting tiered broadcasting options such as these to viewers has the potential to create conflict with regular programming. Comcast offers the NFL Network on a separate sports programming tier instead of on its basic cable package.

November Regulatory Dates for Broadcasters – Incentive Auction and Biennial Ownership Report Preparation, Reg Fee Comments, Music Issues, Text to Speech Emergency Information and More

Broadcast Law Blog

Comments are also due on the FCC’s proposal to change regulatory fees to assess whether the allocation of FCC fees to broadcasters should change, potentially changing the allocation of fees among radio and TV, and even changing the allocation of those fees among various classes of radio stations, potentially creating a higher fee tier for larger stations.

Betting the Company: The Internet Radio Fairness Act has little to do with the Internet, Radio or Fairness

Music Technology Policy

The Copyright Royalty Judges not only denied the request, but they made it clear why SoundExchange is – and should be – the one and only collective… The judges wrote that there is a “fundamental misperception” by Royalty Logic and, to a lesser extent, by SoundExchange regarding [a statutory requirement of a two-tiered system of royalty collection and payment]. Declining to adopt the two-tiered agent system, the CRB adopted a system for.

Weekend Read: Green Lantern 3, Moneyball 2, NYT Charges, Sarris Speaks, Gawker Thrives

Thompson On Hollywood

The studios are digging into second tier comics properties that don't have the wide popular recognition enjoyed by Batman and Superman.

Google And Verizon CEOs Unveil Proposed Net-Neutrality Policy : All Tech Considered : NPR

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Google And Verizon CEOs Unveil Proposed Net-Neutrality Policy : All Tech Considered : NPR

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Related articles by Zemanta Google, Verizon Pitch Neutrality Plan That Includes Tiered Option - PCWorld (pcworld.com) Net Neutrality Deal May Not See Wider Support (pcworld.com) Net Neutrality: Are Google and Verizon Waffling? Google And Verizon CEOs Unveil Proposed Net-Neutrality Policy : All Tech Considered : NPR Google and Verizon announced Monday that the two companies had reached an agreement on a policy proposal surrounding net neutrality. Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg.

Let’s Get Real: Broad Coalition of ISPs and Rights Holders Adopt Voluntary Plan

Music Technology Policy

The coalition has adopted a multi-tiered system of education and notification that respects both the intelligence and rights of users while protecting the jobs of workers and respecting the rights of creators. [Editor Charlie sez: This was first posted on July 7, 2011.].

Attention Mr. Ek: Here’s how you get it done, son.

Music Technology Policy

Then came Apple Music, emphasizing an artist-oriented music ecosystem that omits the free tier that has failed so miserably with Spotify. MTP readers will recall that I said of Spotify’s Taylor Swift debacle that it was unfathomable how Spotify CEO Daniel Ek could allow there to be a Taylor Swift reality that did not involve Spotify.

Just Say No: Will Spotify Still Be Seeking Forgiveness During Its IPO?     

Music Technology Policy

If YouTube had the same level of commitment, their subscription service would be more than a head fake—and they’d be working hard, like Spotify does, to convert users to the paid tier for unlimited music. [A version of this post appeared in last month’s MusicTechPolicy Monthly.].

Tim Quirk’s Selective Facts or How to Fetishize the Elephant in the Room

Music Technology Policy

For example, in his Future of Music speech he tells us: Imposing order on chaos is particularly important at the bottom of the pyramid, [which] [sic] I’ve labeled that the free tier. The free tier of Spotify lives here, as does YouTube, sites like Last.fm, Pandora, broadcast radio, NPR’s music website and numerous other music discovery blogs. “ Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.” ” The Bhagavad-Gita.