Ringtones aren't performances


Fri, Oct 16th, 2009 09:09 by capnasty NEWS

Songwriters and publishers won't be able to collect royalties each time a cellphone plays an annoying musical ringtone in public, thanks to a federal judge's ruling that ringtones aren't public performances.



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