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Issue 476 - November 16 , 2012 

Copyright Office Extends Deadline for Reply Comments on Reporting Section 115 Statements of Account

The Copyright Office is extending, at the request of stakeholders, the deadline for filing reply comments regarding its notice of proposed rulemaking concerning regulations for reporting monthly and annual statements of account for the making and distribution of phonorecords under compulsory licenses obtained pursuant to 17 U.S.C. 115. Reply comments are due no later than 5 p.m. EST on December 10, 2012. Submit reply comments on the Copyright Office website at www.copyright.gov/docs/section115/soa/comments/. For more information, see www.copyright.gov/fedreg/2012/77fr68075.pdf.


November 26, 2012

Due date for reply comments on proposed amendments to proposed regulations governing reporting of statements of account under the section 115 license

November 26 and 27, 2012 Public meeting in Los Angeles on remedies for small copyright claims
December 5, 2012 Due date for comments on consideration of a federal resale royalty right

January 4, 2013

Due date for comments on Orphan Works

February 4, 2013

Due date for reply comments on Orphan Works

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