Copyright Office Calendar


Date Details
March 21 Comments due at 11:59 p.m. eastern time in response to a notice of inquiry seeking public comment regarding the designation of a mechanical licensing collective and a digital licensee coordinator to carry out key functions under the updated section 115 "mechanical" license for the reproduction and distribution of musical works; specifically, the creation and administration of a new blanket licensing system governing licensed uses by digital music providers. https://www.copyright.gov/rulemaking/mma-designations/
April 8 Public roundtable in Washington, DC, to gather further input for the study on section 512. https://www.copyright.gov/policy/section512/
April 22 Reply comments due at 11:59 p.m. eastern time in response to a notice of inquiry seeking public comment regarding the designation of a mechanical licensing collective and a digital licensee coordinator to carry out key functions under the updated section 115 "mechanical" license for the reproduction and distribution of musical works; specifically, the creation and administration of a new blanket licensing system governing licensed uses by digital music providers. https://www.copyright.gov/rulemaking/mma-designations/
May 8 United States’ obligations under the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled enter into force. https://www.copyright.gov/international-issues/