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Music Licensing Deals: Making Money as a Songwriter, Composer and Music Publisher in Today's World of Traditional and Online Media

Video game royalties, music in apps, songs performed on Glee, American Idol and the X Factor, e-cards, ASCAP, BMI and SESAC radio and television performances, iTunes downloads, Spotify and Pandora streaming, physical product record sales, songs in major studio and independent films, music in ads, dolls and toys and on t-shirts and jeans, karaoke and digital jukeboxes, foreign country royalties-these are but some of the ways that songwriters and composers make money in today's world of music.

Jeff and Todd Brabec, the authors of the bestselling music business book " Music Money and Success: the Insider's Guide to Making Money in the Music Business" discused how traditional as well as new media music licensing deals are structured and negotiated and how much money can be made in today's "new world" of music.


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Professor Kwall's Articles on SSRN All-Time Top 10 List.

Professor Roberta Kwall’s articles "Inspiration and Innovation: The Intrinsic Dimension of the Artistic Soul" (Notre Dame Law Review) and "Author-Stories: Narrative's Implications for Moral Rights and Copyright's Joint Authorship Doctrine" (Southern California Law Review) are included in SSRN's all-time top 10 download list for Philosophy Research Network: Aesthetic Experience, Judgment, Value.



14th Annual IP Scholars Conference.

Professors Joshua Sarnoff and Stefania Fusco participated in the 14th Annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference (IPSC) held at Berkeley Center for Law and Technology (BCLT) at the UC Berkeley School of Law on August 7 and 8, 2014. The IPSC brings together intellectual property scholars to present their works-in-progress and to listen and discuss others’ works. The conference is co-sponsored by the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, UC Berkeley School of Law; the Intellectual Property and Information Law Program, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University; the Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology, DePaul University College of Law; and the Stanford Program in Law, Science & Technology, Stanford Law School.



CIPLIT Hosts Third International IP Scholars Roundtable and Hosier Scholar Lecture.

On May 1 and 2, 2014, 22 senior scholars from the United States and various other countries held a roundtable at DePaul on international intellectual property law issues.



Professor Sarnoff Named Edison Scholar.

Professor Joshua Sarnoff has been appointed a Thomas Alva Edison Visiting Scholar for the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).



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