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Unformatted text preview: Recording Contract Intellectual Property : Publishing, music Exclusivity Exploitation Gross Sales : all monies earned, before expenses. Net Sales : all monies earned, after expenses. Merchandising Publisher Key Man Clause : the artist will not talk to or communicate with anyone else, only the key man (at the label, etc.) Power of Attorney Sunset Clause Ethics Clause o Arrests o Knowingly perform any illegal activities o No slander Trademark : images, photos, logos Free Goods Mechanical Royalties Publishing Royalties : 50% to label Special Markets : all non-traditional ways of getting music out; getting something for buying something else. Songwriter : not always a lyricist Copyright Library of Congress Master Recording Grand Rights Reserves : hold back publishing monies to use your money for things like promoting. Escalation/”Step Ups”...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/11/2008 for the course MUSC 108 taught by Professor Scafide during the Fall '07 term at SUNY Oneonta.
- Fall '07