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November 1, 2016

November News

  • View Webcasts of Panels – One of the many benefits of membership is our archive of past panels.  If you missed the NY Chapter's panel on Music Aggregators, or the LA Chapter's on Music 2020, Members can view all archived panels here. Select 'HD' for the best viewing quality!  All are welcome to view a sampling of video clips here
  • AIMP Board Elections - The biennial election of officers and board members for all chapters is being held this month and most ballots have gone out.  To view bios of the LA/National Chapter candidates for the new term click here. Check with your local chapter for ballot return deadlines and be sure to vote! LA, NY or NA.  
  • The US Copyright Office -  Maria Pallante was moved out of her job as U.S. Register of Copyrights by Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden.  Read more here and her letter of resignation here.  
  • Congratulations to our NY Chapter's Executive Director Caroline Bienstock, president/CEO of Carlin America, on their 50th anniversary.  
  • The Recording Academy's 'In My District' campaign sends 2,000 creators to 315 Congressional offices.  
  • Sony Music Entertainment has signed a deal with US publishers which resolves issues over proposed new statutory mechanical royalty rates from 2018-2022.  Read more here.   
  • ASCAP Country Music Awards Celebration - Ashley Gorley, Ricky Skaggs and Chris Stapleton among top honorees.  Read more here.
  • BMI congratulates composer Lalo Schifrin who will be honored as Commandeur of Arts and Letters and composer Alexandre Desplat on his Oscar win.  
  • SESAC Nashville Music Awards -  Josh Hogue named songwriter of the year, "Somewhere On A Beach" named song of the year and SONY/ATV/EMI Foray Publishing and Write 2 Be Free Music named publisher of the year.  Read more here.  
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