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May 21, 2014, 11:00 ET

NMPA Files Suits Against Two Unlicensed Lyric Sites

Today the National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) announced it has filed lawsuits against SeekLyrics.com and LyricsTime.com, two unlicensed...

Jan 08, 2014, 12:00 ET

NMPA And Fullscreen Reach Settlement Agreement

Parties Agree on Compensating Rights Holders, Process for Fullscreen's Creative Talent The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) and...

Nov 11, 2013, 16:39 ET

NMPA Takes Action Against Top 50 Unlicensed Lyric Sites

Songwriter and Researcher David Lowery Publishes List of Sites Profiting from Illegal Use of Lyrics, NMPA Sends Takedown Notices to All At a...

Aug 06, 2013, 12:30 ET

NMPA Sues YouTube Network Fullscreen

Announces Settlement with Maker Studios on Similar Copyright Issues  The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) today filed a...

Jan 18, 2013, 11:45 ET

NMPA, Warner Music Group Announce New Licensing Agreement for Music Videos

The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) announced today it has negotiated a model licensing deal with Warner Music Group (WMG) for music...

Jun 19, 2012, 11:37 ET

NMPA, Universal Music Group Announce Groundbreaking Licensing Agreement on Music Videos

 The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) announced today it has negotiated a groundbreaking model licensing deal with Universal Music...

Aug 31, 2000, 01:00 ET

National Music Publishers' Association & The Harry Fox Agency Restructuring

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Considering the overwhelming growth of the The Harry Fox Agency (HFA) and the complexity of industry issues...