Ivors Academy and Musicians’ Union launch campaign against buyouts of media composers’ copyrights
The Ivors Academy and the Musicians’ Union have launched a #ComposersAgainstBuyout campaign to stop TV and film productions as well as advertisers from completely buying out the copyrights of media composers. The campaign seeks to create awareness on the increasingly practiced imposed copyright buyouts which deprive creators of their rights. Media composers should receive a fair share of the value they create.
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General Info on the campaign: https://ivorsacademy.com/campaign/composers-against-buyouts
Ivors Academy and Musicians’ Union’s Manifesto: https://ivorsacademy.com/news/fair-commissioning-for-screen-manifesto/
Article on the Campaign: https://completemusicupdate.com/article/ivors-academy-and-musicians-union-launch-campaign-against-buyouts-when-music-is-commissioned-for-tv-film-and-ads/
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