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Ep 57: Why Hollywood’s Set-Top Box Copyright Arguments Have No Basis in Law with Mitch Stoltz

Ep 57: Why Hollywood’s Set-Top Box Copyright Arguments Have No Basis in Law with Mitch Stoltz

Mitch Stoltz (@mitchstoltz) is a Senior Staff Attorney at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Mitch works on cases where free speech and innovation collide with copyright and trademark law. His current projects include improving the legal environment for mobile software developers and tinkerers, fighting the use of copyright as a tool for censorship, litigation on the copyright status of mandatory safety codes, and legal analysis in the field of Internet television and video. Mitch also counsels …

How Music Royalties Work with Lita Rosario (Ep. 28)

How Music Royalties Work with Lita Rosario (Ep. 28)

My guest today is Lita Rosario—one of America’s foremost entertainment lawyers. Lita got her start in the entertainment business as a founder and the VP of Business and Legal Affairs for University Music, producers of multi-platinum recording artists Dru Hill, Sisqo and MYA. Lita has negotiated distribution and publishing agreements with all of the four major record distribution/music publishing companies including Warner Music Group, Sony/RCA; Universal Music Group; EMI/Capital Records as…

How to be Analytical Without Sacrificing Your Creativity with Casey Rae (Ep.9)

How to be Analytical Without Sacrificing Your Creativity with Casey Rae (Ep.9)

Casey Rae is the Chief Executive Officer of the Future of Music Coalition. He is also a musician, recording engineer, educator and author. Casey regularly speaks on issues such as emerging business models, creators’ rights, technology policy and intellectual property at major conferences, universities and in the media. He has testified before Congress on artist rights and is committed to building bridges across sectors in order to identify possible solutions to common challenges. Casey has…