Fairness Rocks News Negative Royalty Checks: Streaming Service Appeal Makes it Real Possibility


Fairness Rocks News Negative Royalty Checks: Streaming Service Appeal Makes it Real Possibility

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Author: Dr. David C Lowery

Date: August 11, 2020

Original Source: The Trichordist

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Negative Royalty Checks: Streaming Service Appeal Makes it Real Possibility

Billboard has reported that streaming services have won their appeal to force the Copyright Royalty Board to recalculate songwriter streaming royalties for 2018-2022. Yes, that means retroactively calculate 2 1/2 years of royalties. This could easily lead to songwriters getting reduced or negative royalty checks.

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