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PRS for Music Sues Soundcloud, and SFXE on the Brink of Bankruptcy [Soundcheck]

Posted by Glen Sears | August 31, 2015 11:06 am | No Comments

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PRS Music Sues Soundcloud After “5 Years Of Unsuccessful Negotiations.”
Read More: http://bit.ly/1KXvSJU
“Dear Member,

After careful consideration, and following five years of unsuccessful negotiations, we now find ourselves in a situation where we have no alternative but to commence legal proceedings against the online music service SoundCloud.

When a writer or publisher becomes a member of the Performing Right Society, they assign certain rights to their works over for us to administer, so it’s our job to ensure we collect and distribute royalties due to them. SoundCloud actively promotes and shares music. (more…)

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