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Copyright Office Regulates The MLC: Selected Public Comments on the Copyright Office Black Box Study: The DLC Spills the Beans, Part 3

The services tell us in their Copyright Office comment that the whole point of the Music Modernization Act was this (largely secret) deal to get them a new retroactive safe harbor so their massive infringement couldn’t be stopped by songwriters. (That’s their third statutory safe harbor counting DMCA and Section 230.) What do you think that MMA safe harbor is worth to them to avoid what they call “ruinous litigation”?

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