The bible of legal issues in the music world.
-- USA TODAY
Without question, this is THE book of music licensing and should
be the first place to look for anyone who has a question.
-- The Licensing Journal
This is the rarest of items, an entertaining treatise. The book
reads more like a good college course on the subject than a dry recitation of
facts and laws relating to music licensing.
-- Howard Lieb, Chair, Committee on the Music and
Industry, New York Bar Association.
This book is a remarkable gift. It's much more than facts and
figures. It's even much more than sound advice and a lifetime of
-- Peter Yarrow, songwriter and member
of Peter, Paul &
Chapter 26 presents typical 'going rates' for various kinds of music licenses. Can you say 'worth the price of the book'?...
I'm not saying that buying this book gives you every form you need to handle your music publishing, but well. . . Yes, I am saying that buying this book gives you every form you will need to handle your music publishing.
-- Scott the G-Man, music publisher
U.S. Supreme Court
Eldred v. Ashcroft, 537 U.S. 186 fn 21 (2003)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit
Boosey & Hawkes v. Buena Vista Home Video, 145 F.3rd 481 (2d Cir. 1988).
Woods v. Bourne Co., 60 F.3d 978 (2d Cir. 1995)
Fred Ahlert Music Corp. v. Warner/Chappell Music, 958 F.Supp. 170 (S.D.N.Y. 1997)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
Bridgeport Music v. Dimension Films, 410 F.3d 792, fn 18 (6th Cir. 2005)