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Friday, March 20 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
How Musicians Get Paid: The View From DC

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These days, there's a lot of talk about reforming some or all of the music licensing system--in Congress, and in government agencies like the Copyright Office, Patent and Trademark Office, and Department of Justice. Policymakers are considering reforming the rules that govern licensing for performing, reproducing, and distributing songs and sound recordings, and the results could have a huge impact on musicians and their fans.
Come hear about the current state of the DC debate and learn about how you can make your voice heard.

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Jennifer Choudhry

Legislative Dir, Office Of Rep Doug Collins
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Jodie Griffin

Sr Staff Atty, Public Knowledge
Jodie Griffin is a Senior Staff Attorney at Public Knowledge, where she specializes in telecommunications and copyright law, advocating for the public on issues that range from online music licensing to the technological transition of our phone network. Jodie is also a Professorial... Read More →
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Casey Rae

Interim Exec Dir, Future of Music Coalition
Casey Rae is the Chief Executive Officer of the Future of Music Coalition. He is also a musician, recording engineer, educator and author. Casey regularly speaks on issues such as emerging business models, creators' rights, technology policy and intellectual property at major conferences... Read More →

Norberto Salinas

Democratic Counsel, House Committee on the Judiciary

Friday March 20, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm CDT
ACC Room 9BC

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