Monday, July 11, 2005

Senate hearing on licensing reform

Tomorrow, the Senate Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Intellectual Property will hold a hearing about Music Licensing Reform.

These people are expected to testify:

Marybeth Peters
U.S. Register of Copyrights
Washington, DC


Rob Glaser
Chairman and CEO
RealNetworks, Inc.
Seattle, WA

Rick Carnes
Songwriters Guild of America
Nashville, TN

Glen Barros
Pres and CEO
Comcord Records
Beverly Hills, CA

Marilyn Bergman
President and Chairman
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
New York, NY

Ish Cuebas
Director of Merchandising Operations
Trans World Entertainment
Co-Chairman of the Media on Demand Task Force Corporate Circle
National Association of Recording Merchandisers
Albany, NY
For those in DC, it will be at 2:30 p.m. Senate Dirksen Building, Room 226. Otherwise, it will be webcast.

Previously: House hearings on music licensing reform and more on compulsory licensing reform.