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Issue 419 - April 19, 2011 

Copyright Office Announces June Hearing on Marketplace Solutions to Statutory Licensing

The Copyright Office will hold a public hearing on June 10, 2011, at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. The hearing will be conducted to assist the Copyright Office in its study for Congress on marketplace alternatives to the statutory licenses for the retransmission of over-the-air broadcast signals. Further details on the hearing will be announced by early May. (Read more.)


Calendar

April 25, 2011 Due date for comments on marketplace solutions to statutory licensing. Note: If the federal government is shut down on April 25, 2011, the new deadline for filing reply comments will be 5:00 p.m. on the first business day after the government resumes operation.
May 1, 2011 Effective date of final rule on deposit accounts
May 11, 2011 Due date for notices of participation in public meeting on technical aspects of mandatory deposit of published electronic works available only online
May 24, 2011 Public meeting on technical aspects of mandatory deposit of published electronic works available only online
May 25, 2011 Due date for reply comments on marketplace solutions to statutory licensing
June 2, 2011

Roundtable on copyright protection for pre-1972 sound recordings

June 10, 2011 Hearing on marketplace solutions to statutory licensing

 

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