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Royalty 'Collecting Societies' Want You To Know They're Not The Bad Guys

Publication Date: 
March 01, 2007
Source: 
The New York Times
Author: 
Victoria Shannon

This article talks about "collecting societies" that collect money from royalties for composers, scriptwriters and other creative authors. These societies want to be seen as more friendly. CISAC, the French collecting society, is organizing a conference on the issue of copyrights in the digital age at the end of May in Brussels. Professor Lessig is planning to attend.