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Autodia Chairman of the Board Nikos Antypas has passed away

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Greek composer Nikos Antypas, who was Chair of Board of Directors of collective management organisation Autodia, passed away on Monday, January 31, 2022. The cause of death was not disclosed.

"Autodia's Board of Directors, management and staff express their deep sorrow for the loss of the great composer, orchestrator, musician and producer Nikos Antypas who passed away on Monday, January 31 th , 2022," reads a statement from the Athens-based organisation.

Antypas had been Chairman of Auto...

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SCAPR will unveil at its May 28-29 General Assembly the first study on collective management of performers’ rights in Africa

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SCAPR — the trade body representing the collective management organisation collecting and distributing neighbouring rights on behalf of performers — will present at its General Assembly in Johannesburg, South Africa on May 28-29 the first Study on Collective Management of Performers’ rights. The event is hosted by SCAPR's South African member, SAMPRA.

The study will assess CMOs in 12 African countries (Angola, Cabo Verde, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Se...

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GEMA CEO Tobias Holzmüller tells members to brace for a world without ‘protected markets and monopolistic privileges’

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During his first annual general meeting as CEO of GEMA, Tobias Holzmüller invited the members and affiliates of the German music rights society to embrace change and prepare for the local and international challenges of the times.

"Protected markets and monopolistic privileges can no longer be taken for granted," said Holzmüller during his speech. "Global competition for rights holders and for repertoire is shaping our actions."

GEMA's general assembly in Berlin

Holzmüller warned that a...

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Licensing hub ICE reaches €1 billion in distributions over a period of 12 months

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ICE — the digital licensing platform co-owned by the UK's PRS for Music, Germany's GEMA and Sweden's STIM — has disclosed that for the first time it has distributed more than €1 billion to rights holders in a consecutive 12-month period (May 2023-April 2024 inclusive). ICE has now delivered a cumulative amount of €4.5bn to its members and clients since its first royalty distributions in 2016.

"It took just under 3½ years to reach the first €1bn in distributions, just over two more years to...

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