Helpful Resources

Books on Music Publishing/Music Business:

 

Music Copyright Law

By David J. Moser & Cheryl L. Slay

Course Technology, 2012

 Creative License: the Law and Culture of Digital Sampling

By Kembrew McCleod & Peter DiCola

Duke University Press, 2011

Books on Copyright

 

Copyright Law and the Progress of Science and the Useful Arts

By Alina Ng

Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2011

 Questions & Answers: Intellectual Property

By Gary Myers

LexisNexis, 2010

Copyleft and Copyright Perspectives

Digital Barbarism: A Writer’s Manifesto

By Mark Helprin

Harper Collins Publishers, 2009

The Cult of the Amateur: How Today’s Internet is Killing Our Culture

By Andrew Keen

Doubleday, 2007

 2009 Songwriter’s Market: Where & How to Market Your Song

Edited by Greg Hatfield

Published by F + W Media, Inc.

(Contains a list of publishers)

Copyright

 

Boorstyn on Copyright

By Neil Boorstyn

Clark Boardman Cllaghan

Updated Annually

Nimmer on Copyright

By Melville & David Nimmer

Matthew Bender

Updated Annually

Copyright Law

By Joyce, Leaffer, Jaszi & Ochoa

LexisNexis

Updated Annually

Additional Resources

 

Creative License: the Law and Culture of Digital Sampling

By Kembrew McCleod & Peter DiCola

Duke University Press, 2011

 The Music Business Contract Library

By Greg Forest

Hal Leonard Books, 2008

 

 

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