For legal advice relating to the July 15th effective date for the Copyright Royalty Board rate decision, broadcasters should consult their own communications law attorneys. Public radio managers should also consult information sent out late last week on the A-Reps list and to Station Resource Group members. Having said that, David Oxenford of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP has prepared a very useful overview of the situation. Link: Broadcast Law Blog. Thanks to Stephen Hill for the tip.
Also see John Paczkowski's, Web Broadcasters Postpone Plans for 'Milennium of Silence.' Link: Digital Daily (All Things Digital).
Updated 16 July 2007:
More from Gordon Finlayson, Webcasters wake up Monday to an uncertain future. Link: DownloadSquad.
And from Eric Bangeman, SoundExchange offers temporary reprieve on 'Net radio royalty increase, Link: Ars Technica. --Dennis