@musictechpolicy: Alexa, where’s my credit?

Marty Bandier has raised a good question–why are songwriters not accorded proper credit on digital services?  Services that often don’t even have a field for songwriter credits in their incoming metadata.  This is particularly interesting in the compulsory license context where these rights of attribution–or “moral rights”–are protected by the Berne Convention to a large extent and are expressly acknowledged in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  Songwriters are forced to license to users who fail to accord them credit for their works….

via Alexa, where’s my credit? — MUSIC • TECHNOLOGY • POLICY

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