Tag Archives: copyright

Groundbreaking Pan-European digital agreement with CAPASSO

Following our recent agreements with Smart Rights and SADIA, we are proud to announce a new one: CAPASSO, the leading South African mechanical copyrights collection agency. We both are happy with this milestone collaboration agreement, and it is aimed at improving African writers, composers and publishers digital income in Europe. The African musical heritage and…

New digital rights collection agreement with SADIA

We are happy to announce our new representation agreement with the Angolan Collective Management Entity (SADIA) for the collection of digital rights in Europe for the repertoire of more than 35,000 songs entrusted by Angolan authors, artists and publishers to SADIA. SADIA members will now be represented in their digital rights throughout the Pan-European territory…

Unison interviews Marisa Gandelman, CEO at IANAH Empreendimentos Culturais e Artisticos

Marisa Gandelman, lawyer specialized in Copyright, Teacher and Doctor in International Relations, began her professional life as a pianist and music teacher. She later graduated in Law, was a Professor at PUC-Rio in the Copyright course and provided assistance to authors and other professionals in the creative industries. She was Executive Director of the Brazilian…

New partnership agreement with Smart Rights

We announce a new agreement at Unison, this time with the Brazilian company Smart Rights. The representation agreement for Europe digital collections will include digital rights management across Europe for over 40k high profile songs. This cooperation will allow Smart Rights customers to be covered throughout all Europe through a single point of contact, thanks…

Jordi Puy (CEO), interviewed by Industria Musical

Jordi Puy, CEO of Unison, was recently interviewed by Industria Musical, the leading platform for music business trends in the Spanish-speaking market. In it, Jordi talks about the first year of operation of Unison and how he sees the future of the sector in an ecosystem full of challenges and changes. He also mentions the…

Gaming and music: a universe of opportunities

The world of streaming related to gaming has evolved unstoppably since 2014. In 2020, with the pandemic, music usage on platforms such as TWITCH rose from 3% to 8%, exponentially increasing its importance. This acceleration of the process has been driven in part by COVID-19, but there are numerous precedents for the successful blending of…

NFT, the new trend in digital music

69,346,250 US$. This is the price for which the work “EVERYDAYS: THE FIRST 5000 DAYS” by the artist Beeple was sold. Beyond the enormous sum of money, what is the peculiarity of this sale? 1) it is a JPG, that is to say, it is a digital work; 2) it is the third most expensive…

The future of rights management: data, data and more data

We echo the report just published by Synchtank, which offers valuable and illustrative information that we believe may help to decipher some clues about the future of rights management. We have seen on countless occasions (social networks, presentations, press, etc.) the graphs of the Goldman Sachs forecasts on the spectacular growth predicted for the volume…