Indian Performance Royalties threatened by Court Ruling

August 3, 2011

August 2, 2011. Two Indian court rulings could kill off authors' performance royalties from radio airplay in the vast country. A High Court in Mumbai (July 25) ruled in favor of broadcaster Music Broadcast Private Limited and the judiciary in New Dehli (July 28) ruled in favor of Synergy Media in cases challenging the right of authors body the Indian Performing Right Society (IPRS) to claim royalties on radio airplay.

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