MCPS-PRS' costly legal fight nears end

July 2007
Music Week;7/28/2007, Issue 30, p4
Trade Publication
The article discusses a finding by the British Copyright Tribunal that upholds royalty rates set by the MCPS-PRS Alliance regarding webcasting of music in Great Britain. The tribunal found that webcasters shall pay a 6.5 percent royalty rate. The ruling will stand until June 2009 and is seen as setting the benchmark for future negotiations on royalty rates.


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