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Friday, March 20 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Who’s Using My Music? Copyrights In Digital Era

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Proper licensing of copyrighted music is one of the largest obstacles preventing artists from having their music monetized online. Consumers and brands have a lack of awareness around how to properly license music, and for artists there is a lack of transparency on where their music is being used. An outdated DMCA allows licensees to take advantage of existing "loopholes." Hear what some of the largest music licensing companies, technology companies, ISPs and the U.S. Copyright Office are doing to solve these issues, and discuss what the hold up is and where the solutions lie.

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Jacqueline Charlesworth

General Counsel & Assoc Register of Copyrights, US Copyright Office
Jacqueline C. Charlesworth, General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights, oversees the legal affairs of the U.S. Copyright Office. As General Counsel, she has primary responsibility for the legal interpretation of the U.S. Copyright Act. In addition to supervising the litigation-related... Read More →

Steven Marks

Chief, Digital Business & General Counsel, Recording Industry Association of America Inc
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Jennifer Miller

Pres COO Co-Founder, Audiosocket

Kevin Montler

Dir Legal Global Music, Google/YouTube

Mark Piibe

EVP Global Business Dev & Digital Strategy, Sony Music
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Jason Stewart

Mgr, Jetty Rae LLC
By day, Jason is an Interaction Designer for General Motors, and by night he manages the Michigan-based singer-songwriter Jetty Rae. With one foot in a very technical and engineering-based organization and the other in the much more fluid and relationship based music scene, Jason... Read More →

Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
ACC Room 17A

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