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Name: Bennett Lincoff

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Bio: Bennett M. Lincoff is Senior Counsel at Darby & Darby in New York City,and a member of the firm's Internet/New Media/E-commerce practice group. He was formerly the Director of Legal Affairs for New Media at ASCAP (the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers).

Articles written by Bennett Lincoff

Worldwide Music Performance Rights: The Devil In The Details

March 19, 2000

In January, at the music industry’s annual MIDEM conference in Cannes, France, BMI (one of the two principal U.S. music performing rights organizations), and its British, Dutch, French and German counterparts (PRS, BUMA, SACEM, and GEMA, respectively), announced an agreement by which each will offer webcasters worldwide performance rights to the music in their combined […]