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  • Determination of Royalty Rates for Digital Performance in Sound Recordings and Ephemeral Recordings (Web IV). Notice announcing commencement of proceeding with request for Petition to Participate. Docket No. 14-CRB-0001-WR (2016-2020). 79 FR 412 (January 3, 2014) Version: PDF
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  • Determination of Royalty Rates for New Subscription Services for Digital Performance Right in Sound Recordings and Ephemeral Recordings. Notice announcing commencement of proceeding with request for Petitions to Participate. Docket No. 14-CRB-0002-NSR (2016-2020)
    79 FR 410 (January 3, 2014)
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  • Distribution of 2009, 2010, and 2011 Digital Audio Recording Technology Musical Works Funds. Docket No. 2013-6 CRB DD (MW) 2009-2011
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  • Distribution of 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009 Satellite Royalty Funds. Docket No. 2012-7 CRB CD 1999-2009
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  • Distribution of 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009 Cable Royalty Funds. Docket No. 2012-6 CRB CD 2004-2009 (Phase II)
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  • Distribution of the 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003 Cable Royalty Funds, Docket No. 2008-2 CRB CD 2000-2003 (Phase II)

    On August 13, 2013, the Copyright Royalty Judges issued their Initial Determination of the Phase II distribution of 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003 cable royalties collected under Section 111 of the Copyright Act among the claimants in the Program Suppliers category and the Devotional category.

    Program Suppliers Category:  The Judges allocated the royalties in the Program Suppliers category as follows:

    Allocation in the Program Suppliers Category

     

    2000

    2001

    2002

    2003

    MPAA

    98.84%

    99.69%

    99.64%

    99.77%

    IPG

    1.16%

    0.31%

    0.36%

    0.23%

    Devotional Category:  The Judges allocated the royalties in the Devotional category as follows:

    Allocation in the Devotional Category

     

    2000

    2001

    2002

    2003

    SDC

    62.86%

    60.92%

    58.98%

    60.92%

    IPG

    37.14%

    39.08%

    41.02%

    39.08%

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  • Determination of Rates and Terms for Preexisting Subscription Services and Satellite Digital Audio Radio Services, Docket No. 2011-1 CRB PSS/Satellite II

    On February 14, 2013, the Copyright Royalty Judges issued their Final Determination setting rates and terms for the digital performance of sound recordings and the making of ephemeral recordings by preexisting subscription services (PSS) and preexisting satellite digital audio radio services (SDARs) under the statutory licenses set forth in Sections 112 and 114 of the Copyright Act for January 1, 2013, through December 31, 2017.

    The public version of the Final Determination posted here contains the same redactions previously requested by the parties of information governed by the Protective Order in effect in this proceeding.

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  • Determination of Rates and Terms for Business Establisments Services (Docket No. 2012-1 CRB Business Establishments II)
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  • Docket No. 2011-3 CRB Phonorecords II: Adjustment or Determination of Compulsory License Rates for Making and Distributing Phonorecords
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  • Digital Performance in Sound Recordings and Ephemeral Recordings ( 2009-1 CRB Webcasting III)
    On January 5, 2011, the Copyright Royalty Judges issued their final determination setting the rates and terms for the digital performance of sound recordings and the making of ephemeral recordings by eligible nonsubscription transmission services and transmissions made by a new subscription service for the period beginning January 1, 2011, and ending on December 31, 2015.
    Read Final Determination of Rates and Terms