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BPF Media Manager Lizzie Lambert sums up the themes and messages from this year’s RESI Conference in Wales, where the private rented sector dominated discussions. 522 more words

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The Labour Party policy ‘teaser’ on the private rental sector

The current Labour Party policy on meeting the challenges and problems presented by the growing private rental market contains an over emphasis on rent caps with little mention of the importance of introducing a tax framework that will incentivise sound management of private rental units. 1,160 more words


IASPM 2014: The condititions of musical creativity and diversity

John Street, Dave Laing & Simone Schroff, University of East Anglia

CREATe Panel on ‘Music & Copyright’

ABSTRACT: The recently adopted European Directive on collective management organisations and online crossborder music licensing is the first pan-European legislation to regulate the activities of national authors’ societies, the voluntary bodies that collect royalties from broadcasters, online services and promoters, and distribute the money to songwriters and publishers.

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A Question of Ownership (Or, The Complicated Adventures of a Musician Trying to Understand Copyright Law)

If you recall, a couple of weeks ago I posted about how I was registering with PPL because I hadn’t realised I needed to be registered in order to be able to be considered for music synchronisation. 1,006 more words

Retro Night 5K Glow Run

I think this is the first time since I started running where I began and ended the week by running in a 5K race.  In my blog post titled… 564 more words


Race Ready- How do you know if you're ready to race?

 How do you know when you’re ready to race? Generally, you don’t. However, there are usually a few indicators in your ability to follow a training plan and the runs in the days leading up to your race that will let you know if you’re ready or not.  456 more words


Anna's 8th month, a little scare, good news and River Safari!

I know, I’m a week late. I appreciate those who asked about Anna and still remembered to wish her happy 8 months on her 8th-month birthday, even though she’s only a wee little baby. 918 more words