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S.A.C. Represents Music Creators On Global Issues Of Copyright Reform

S.A.C. Represents Music Creators On Global Issues Of Copyright Reform

Thursday, June 07, 2018
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Earlier today, members of the Board of Directors of the Songwriters Association of Canada (S.A.C.) along with representatives of French and English collective management organizations Artisti, Association québécoise de l'industrie du disque, du spectacle et de la vidéo (ADISQ) and Re:Sound were invited to participate as a panel before the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage (CHPC) and provide recommendations in view of its study of Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries on the amendments to the Copyright Act. In framing remarks, Greg Johnston, Composer and President of the Songwriters Association of Canada and Damhnait Doyle, Songwriter and Vice-President of the Songwriters Association of Canada, addressed the universality of creator rights issues shared by S.A.C.’s International allies to echo the voices of 500,000 music creators from around the world. 

To read the full press release in English and French, click here.