Promoting Innovation and Competition in Music Licensing

Alan McQuinn August 6, 2014
August 6, 2014

Today, ITIF filed comments with the Department of Justice (DOJ) to address the consent decrees of Performance Right Organizations (PROs) such as the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) and Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI). We argue DOJ should rework these decrees to modernize the way music copyrights are licensed in the digital age.