Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Distribution of Cable and Satellite Royalty Funds
Document Number: 2015-31629
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-12-16
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges are soliciting comments on a motion by Independent Producers Group for a partial distribution of royalty funds.
Cost of Living Adjustment to Satellite Carrier Compulsory License Royalty Rates
Document Number: 2015-29863
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-11-24
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges announce a cost of living adjustment (COLA) of 0% in the royalty rates satellite carriers pay for a compulsory license under the Copyright Act. The COLA is based on the change in the Consumer Price Index from October 2014 to October 2015.
Cost of Living Adjustment for Performance of Musical Compositions by Colleges and Universities
Document Number: 2015-29862
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-11-24
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges announce a cost of living adjustment (COLA) of 2% in the royalty rates that colleges, universities, and other educational institutions not affiliated with National Public Radio pay for the use of published nondramatic musical compositions in the SESAC repertory for the statutory license under the Copyright Act for noncommercial broadcasting.
Distribution of 2014 DART Sound Recordings Fund Royalties (Copyright Owners and Featured Artists Subfunds)
Document Number: 2015-27645
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-11-02
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges solicit comments on a motion for partial distribution in connection with 2014 DART Sound Recordings Fund royalties.
Digital Performance Right in Sound Recordings and Ephemeral Recordings
Document Number: 2015-24504
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-10-02
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges publish final regulations that set the rates and terms for the digital performances of sound recordings by certain public radio stations and for the making of ephemeral recordings necessary to facilitate those transmissions for the period commencing January 1, 2016, and ending on December 31, 2020.
Digital Performance Right in Sound Recordings and Ephemeral Recordings
Document Number: 2015-24506
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-28
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Agencies and Commissions
The Copyright Royalty Judges publish final regulations that set the rates and terms for the digital performances of sound recordings by certain noncommercial educational webcasters and for the making of ephemeral recordings necessary to facilitate those transmissions for the period commencing January 1, 2016, and ending on December 31, 2020.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2015-22911
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22754
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22753
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22752
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22751
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22750
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22749
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
In the Matter of Advanced Lighting Solutions, Inc.; Order of Suspension of Trading
Document Number: 2015-22780
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2015-22679
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
The Securities and Exchange Commission Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee is providing notice that it will hold a public meeting on Thursday, September 24, 2015, in Multi-Purpose Room LL-006 at the Commission's headquarters, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC. The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) and will be open to the public, except for a period of approximately 60 minutes when the Committee will meet in an administrative work session during lunch. The public portions of the meeting will be webcast on the Commission's Web site at www.sec.gov. Persons needing special accommodations to take part because of a disability should notify the contact person listed below. The public is invited to submit written statements to the Committee. The meeting will focus on Rule 610 of SEC Regulation NMS and the regulatory structure of trading venues.
Brookfield Global Listed Infrastructure Income Fund Inc., et al.; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2015-22602
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Applicants request an order to permit certain registered closed-end investment companies to make periodic distributions of long- term capital gains with respect to their outstanding common shares as frequently as monthly in any one taxable year, and as frequently as distributions are specified by or in accordance with the terms of any outstanding preferred shares that such investment companies may issue.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22601
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-22600
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-09
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
SEC Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies
Document Number: 2015-22533
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-08
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
The Securities and Exchange Commission Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies is providing notice that it will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, September 23, 2015, in Multi-Purpose Room LL-006 at the Commission's headquarters, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. (EDT) and will be open to the public. The meeting will be webcast on the Commission's Web site at www.sec.gov. Persons needing special accommodations to take part because of a disability should notify the contact person listed below. The public is invited to submit written statements to the Committee. The agenda for the meeting includes matters relating to rules and regulations affecting small and emerging companies under the federal securities laws.
Order Granting Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC a Limited Exemption
Document Number: 2015-22492
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-08
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Notice of Applications for Deregistration Under Section 8(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
Document Number: 2015-21955
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-04
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
Applicant, a closed-end investment company, seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. Applicant transferred its assets to Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc., and on June 26, 2015, made a distribution to its shareholders based on net asset value. Expenses of $335,585 incurred in connection with the reorganization were paid by applicant and the acquiring fund. Filing Dates: The application was filed on June 30, 2015, and amended on July 30, 2015. Applicant's Address: 48 Wall St., 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10005.
The Glenmede Portfolios and Glenmede Investment Management LP; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2015-21954
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-04
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress
In the Matter of China Fruits Corporation, Order of Suspension of Trading
Document Number: 2015-21975
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-03
Agency: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress