In their open letter, a host of United States music industry organizations, including Asoff MSG Entertainment, BMI, SESAC, SoundExchange, the RIAA and numerous others, have banned together asking for the United States Government’s support of Article 13 of the Copyright Directive proposed by the European Commission.

For the most part, today’s local bands share at least one thing in common…..the desire to get signed to a major or independent label. But sometimes, that’s easier said than done. So where does it start, you ask? Read more to find out!

Before a band can seek registration and protection of either a trademark or servicemark, the band members need to first understand what each entails and ensure that the protection they are seeking is provided by the type of mark they are registering. Learn more!