Hearings of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, 143 [2016-31783]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 1 / Tuesday, January 3, 2017 / Notices with either or both of these definitions, please explain why and provide alternative definitions. Authority: This proceeding is being conducted under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.61 of the Commission’s rules. By order of the Commission. Issued: December 22, 2016. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2016–31464 Filed 12–30–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P JUDICIAL CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED STATES Hearings of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, Judicial Conference of the United States. ACTION: Notice of cancellation of public hearing. AGENCY: The following public hearing on proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptdcy Procedure has been canceled: Bankruptcy Rules Hearing on January 24, 2017, in Pasadena, California. Announcement for this meeting was previously published in 81 FR 52713. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Rules Committee Secretary, Rules Committee Support Office, Administrative Office of the United States Courts, Washington, DC 20544, telephone (202) 502–1820. SUMMARY: Dated: December 28, 2016. Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Rules Committee Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–31783 Filed 12–30–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 2210–55–P LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Copyright Royalty Board sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES [Docket No. 17–CRB–0001–BER (2019– 2023)] Determination of Royalty Rates and Terms for Making Ephemeral Copies of Sound Recordings for Transmission to Business Establishments (Business Establishments III) Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress. ACTION: Notice announcing commencement of proceeding with request for Petitions to Participate. AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:14 Dec 30, 2016 Jkt 241001 The Copyright Royalty Judges (Judges) announce commencement of a proceeding 1 to determine reasonable royalty rates and terms for the recording of ephemeral copies of sound recordings pursuant to 17 U.S.C. 112(e)(1) to facilitate digital audio transmissions of those sound recordings to business establishments pursuant to the limitation on exclusive rights specified by 17 U.S.C. 114(d)(1)(C)(iv). The royalty rates and terms the Judges determine in this proceeding will apply during the period beginning January 1, 2019, and ending December 31, 2023. The Judges also announce the date by which a party wishing to participate in the rate determination proceeding must file its Petition to Participate and pay the accompanying $150 filing fee. DATES: Petitions to Participate and the filing fee are due no later than February 2, 2017. ADDRESSES: This notice and request is also posted on the agency’s Web site (www.loc.gov/crb). Parties who plan to participate should see How to Submit Petitions to Participate in the Supplementary Information section below for addresses and further instructions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anita Blaine, CRB Program Specialist, by telephone at (202) 707–7658 or email at crb@loc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Copyright Act provides that the Copyright Royalty Judges (Judges) commence a proceeding every fifth year 2 to determine royalty rates and terms for the recording of ephemeral copies of sound recordings pursuant to the statutory license in 17 U.S.C. 112(e)(1) to facilitate digital audio transmissions of those sound recordings to business establishments pursuant to the limitation on exclusive rights specified by 17 U.S.C. 114(d)(1)(C)(iv). See sec. 804(b)(2). This notice commences the rate determination proceeding for the license period 2019– 2023, inclusive. Section 803(b)(1)(A)(i)(II) directs the Judges to publish in the Federal Register a notice commencing this proceeding by no later than January 5, 2017. SUMMARY: Petitions to Participate Parties with a significant interest in the outcome of the ‘‘business establishments’’ royalty rate proceeding must file Petitions to Participate in accordance with § 351.1(b) of the 1 CRB docket number 17–CRB–0001–BER (2019– 2023). 2 The Judges commenced a proceeding to determine the 2014–2018 rates and terms in 2012. See 77 FR 133 (Jan. 3, 2012). PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 143 Judges’ regulations. See 37 CFR 351.1(b). Parties must send the $150 filing fee with each Petition to Participate. Parties must pay the filing fee with a check or money order made payable to the ‘‘Copyright Royalty Board.’’ The Copyright Royalty Board will not accept payment by cash. If a check received in payment of the filing fee is returned for lack of sufficient funds, the Judges will dismiss the corresponding Petition to Participate. Only attorneys admitted to the bar in one or more states or the District of Columbia and who are in good standing with the bar will be allowed to represent parties before the Judges. Only an individual may represent herself or himself and appear without legal counsel. 37 CFR 350.2. How To Submit Petitions to Participate Any party wishing to participate in the proceeding to determine the ‘‘business establishments’’ royalty rates for 2019 through 2023 must submit to the Copyright Royalty Board the filing fee (U.S. $150), an original (paper) Petition to Participate, five paper copies, and an electronic copy on a CD or other portable memory device in Portable Document Format (PDF) that contains searchable, accessible text (not a scanned image of text). Participants should conform all electronic documents to the Judges’ Guidelines for Electronic Documents posted on the Copyright Royalty Board Web site at http://www.loc.gov/crb/docs/ Guidelines_for_Electronic_ Documents.pdf. Participants shall deliver Petitions to Participate to only one of the following addresses. U.S. mail: Copyright Royalty Board, P.O. Box 70977, Washington, DC 20024–0977; or Overnight service (only USPS Express Mail is acceptable): Copyright Royalty Board, P.O. Box 70977, Washington, DC 20024–0977; or Commercial courier: Address package to: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress, James Madison Memorial Building, LM–403, 101 Independence Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20559– 6000. Deliver between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to: Congressional Courier Acceptance Site, 2nd Street NE and D Street NE., Washington, DC; or Hand delivery: Deliver between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to: The Library of Congress, James Madison Memorial Building, LM–401, 101 Independence Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20559– 6000. E:\FR\FM\03JAN1.SGM 03JAN1

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JUDICIAL CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED STATES


Hearings of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on the 
Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

AGENCY: Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy 
Procedure, Judicial Conference of the United States.

ACTION: Notice of cancellation of public hearing.

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SUMMARY: The following public hearing on proposed amendments to the 
Federal Rules of Bankruptdcy Procedure has been canceled: Bankruptcy 
Rules Hearing on January 24, 2017, in Pasadena, California. 
Announcement for this meeting was previously published in 81 FR 52713.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rebecca A. Womeldorf, Rules Committee 
Secretary, Rules Committee Support Office, Administrative Office of the 
United States Courts, Washington, DC 20544, telephone (202) 502-1820.

    Dated: December 28, 2016.
Rebecca A. Womeldorf,
Rules Committee Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-31783 Filed 12-30-16; 8:45 am]
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