Copyright Office Amends Rules Governing Interest Payments on Certain Royalty Fees and Makes Technical Amendment
Issue No. 344 - May 20, 2008

In light of the Copyright Office’s electronic funds transfer requirement, the Copyright Office is amending its rules governing the payment of interest on late or underpaid royalty fees under the Copyright Act to clarify when interest for late payments and underpayments is due. The Copyright Office is also making a technical correction to its satellite carrier requirements to recognize changes made to section 119 in 2004. (Read further information.)