Roger Notario Music Trademark Interview: A Lesson To Artists

Roger Notario Music Trademark Interview

https://youtu.be/nFLAVnH6eK4 In our discussion today we sit down with our good friend and Attorney, Roger Notario over at Apollo’s Counsel to discuss the topic of trademarks and their impact on the music industry.  As an artist, protecting yourself and your music has to be a priority. These all fall under trademark law which is often […]

CASE Act Passes Congress: A BIG Win For Content Creators All Around

Case Act Passes In Congress

*This update was provided by our partner, Cosynd, the fastest and most affordable way to protect your copyrights. The CASE Act Passes Congress, but why should you as a artist care? Congress has passed the CASE Act (Copyright Alternative in Small–Claims Enforcement Act) as part of the recent COVID-19 relief bill.  The CASE Act creates […]

Why Do You Need To Copyright Your Music: Should You Do It?

Why You Should Copyright Your Music

*This update was provided by our partner, Cosynd, the fastest and most affordable way to protect your copyrights. TLDR; the music you create is your asset and that asset needs to be protected! So why do you need to copyright your music – Should You Do It Now? One of the smartest things you could […]

6 Myths About Copyrighting Your Music: Learn The Truth

Copyright Myths

*This update was provided by our partner, Cosynd, the fastest and most affordable way to protect your copyrights. Myths about copyrighting your music explained. The music you create is your asset and that asset needs to be protected! One of the smartest things you could do today, would be to register your works with the […]

Confused About Music Copyright? Get Up To Speed In 3 Minutes

Music Copyright Explained In 3 Minutes

Music Copyright may be considered one of the more confusing areas of the music industry.  Of course, the thought of anything to do with the law can be intimidating.  However, you don’t need a law degree to understand the basics of protecting yourself as an artist. A lot of the confusion people have with music […]

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act Explained In 2 Minutes

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act Explained In 2 Minutes

Do you know what the Digital Millennium Copyright Act is? Have you ever been browsing YouTube or a streaming platform like Spotify and observed that your music was uploaded by someone else? If you haven’t experienced this, then I’m sure you’ve witnessed popular music being used by others who more than likely don’t have the […]

How The CASE Act & Supreme Court Ruling of 2019 Affects You

The Case Act And Supreme Court Ruling of 2019

You might be wondering how the CASE Act and Supreme Court Ruling of 2019 impacts you or what the heck it is in the firs place. In our world of music, the importance of officially copyrighting your music gets downplayed for multiple reasons. As we have mentioned before, you don’t require an official copyright to […]

How To Register Your Copyright With Cosynd

Registering Your Copyrights With Cosynd

Now that you know the importance and benefits of officially copyrighting your music, you will need to know where and how to register your music. There are a couple of options and some are a lot easier than others. There is the more DIY route where you essentially go to your countries respective Copyright Office […]

What Happens If Someone Infringes Upon Your Copyright?

Copyright Infringement Explained

Of course, our discussion on copyright protection wouldn’t be complete without us talking about copyright infringement and answering the question: What happens if someone infringes upon your copyright? There are many advantages to having copyright ownership which in turn grants the owner with exclusive rights as we have discussed previously.  Therefore, anyone who is found exercising […]

The Music Modernization Act (MMA) Explained In Less Than 2 Minutes

The Music Modernization Act Explained

The Music Modernization Act is a bill that impacts musicians in several ways.  Thus it is essential to understand what it is and how it will affect you.  Furthermore, it ties in nicely with our talk of music copyright, and understanding its importance ensures you’re protecting yourself as best you can. If you need to […]