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MUSIC LICENSING PRACTICES OF PERFORMING

RIGHTS SOCIETIES

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

AND JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

ONE HUNDRED THIRD CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

FEBRUARY 23 AND 24, 1994

Serial No. 63

Printed for the use of the Committee on the Judiciary

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U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
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WASHINGTON : 1994

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For sale by the U.S. Government Printing Office
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402

ISBN 0-16-046287-8

COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY

JACK BROOKS, Texas, Chairman DON EDWARDS, California

HAMILTON FISH, JR., New York JOHN CONYERS, JR., Michigan

CARLOS J. MOORHEAD, California ROMANO L. MAZZOLI, Kentucky

HENRY J. HYDE, Illinois WILLIAM J. HUGHES, New Jersey

F. JAMES SENSENBRENNER, JR., MIKE SYNAR, Oklahoma

Wisconsin PATRICIA SCHROEDER, Colorado

BILL MCCOLLUM, Florida DAN GLICKMAN, Kansas

GEORGE W. GEKAS, Pennsylvania BARNEY FRANK, Massachusetts

HOWARD COBLE, North Carolina CHARLES E. SCHUMER, New York

LAMAR S. SMITH, Texas HOWARD L. BERMAN, California

STEVEN SCHIFF, New Mexico RICK BOUCHER, Virginia

JIM RAMSTAD, Minnesota JOHN BRYANT, Texas

ELTON GALLEGLY, California GEORGE E. SANGMEISTER, Illinois

CHARLES T. CANADY, Florida CRAIG A. WASHINGTON, Texas

BOB INGLIS, South Carolina
JACK REED, Rhode Island

BOB GOODLATTE, Virginia
JERROLD NADLER, New York
ROBERT C. SCOTT, Virginia
DAVID MANN, Ohio
MELVIN L. WATT, North Carolina
XAVIER BECERRA, California

JONATHAN R. YAROWSKY, General Counsel
ROBERT A. LEMBO, Counsel/Administrator
ALAN F. COFFEY, JR., Minority Chief Counsel

SUBCOMMITTEE ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION

WILLIAM J. HUGHES, New Jersey, Chairman DON EDWARDS, California

CARLOS J. MOORHEAD, California JOHN CONYERS, Jr., Michigan

HOWARD COBLE, North Carolina RAMANO L. MAZZOLI, Kentucky

HAMILTON FISH, Jr., New York MIKE SYNAR, Oklahoma

F. JAMES SENSENBRENNER, Jr., BARNEY FRANK, Massachusetts

Wisconsin HOWARD L. BERMAN, California

BILL McCOLLUM, Florida JACK REED, Rhode Island

STEVEN SCHIFF, New Mexico XAVIER BECERRA, California

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CONTENTS

HEARINGS DATES

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191

Atsinger, Edward G., III, president and chief executive officer, Salem Commu-

nications Corp., accompanied by Bruce G. Joseph, Esq., Wiley, Rein &

Fielding

Berenson, Marvin L., senior vice president and general counsel, Broadcast

Music, Inc. (BMI)

Brooks, Leslie Gene, Ph.D., national executive director, American Choral

Directors Association (ACDA), Lawton, OK

Candilora, Vincent, president and chief operating officer, Society of European

Stage Authors and Composers (SESAC)

Deion, John, owner, Last Call Saloon, Providence, RI, on behalf of the

National Restaurant Association

Gomez, Eduardo, president, KABQ Radio Station, on behalf of the American

Hispanic-Owned Radio Association (AHORA)
Gould, Morton, president emeritus, the American Society of Composers,

Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), accompanied by Fred Koenigsberg,

special counsel, ASCAP

Gregg, Guy, owner, the Publick House Restaurant, Chester, NJ, on behalf

of the National Restaurant Association

Jacobs, Jerald, attorney at law, on behalf of the American Society of Associa-

tion Executives (ASAE)

Johnson, Joe, owner, Rod & Reel Tavern, Brigantine, NJ, and president,

Atlantic County Chapter, New Jersey Licensed Beverage Association, on

behalf of the National Licensed Beverage Association

Leonard, Mike, owner, Greenbaum and Gilhooley's Restaurant, Wappinger

Falls, NY, and executive vice president, United Restaurant, Hotel, Tavern

Association of New York State, on behalf of the National Licensed Beverage

Association

Mayer, Bob C., general manager, Tulsa Convention Center, Tulsa, OK

Meloy, Catherine A., general manager, WGMS Radio Station, on behalf of

the National Religious Broadcasters Music License Committee

Pastor, Hon. Ed, a Representative in Congress from the State of Arizona
Swinburn, John S., executive director, International Association of Audito-

rium Managers (IAAM)

Thomas, Hon. Craig, a Representative in Congress from the State of

Wyoming ....

LETTERS, STATEMENTS, ETC., SUBMITTED FOR THE HEARINGS
Atsinger, Edward G., III, president and chief executive officer, Salem Commu-

nications Corp.: Prepared statement
Berenson, Marvin L., senior vice president and general counsel, Broadcast

Music, Inc. (BMI): Prepared statement ....

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