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Pandora enters licensing agreements with ASCAP, BMI 

Wednesday 23 December 2015 | 09:09 CET | News
Music discovery platform Pandora, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) and music rights management company BMI announced the signing of two separate multi-year licensing agreements for their combined catalogs of more than 20 million musical works. The deals put an end to legal battles between the music platform and songwriters and publishers. These deals create business benefits for Pandora, while modernising compensation in the US for ASCAP and BMI songwriters and publishers. In connection with the signing of the BMI agreement, Pandora agreed to withdraw its

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Pandora
Countries: United States
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