Category: Copyright

YouTube and ContentID

In the Before Times, ContentID and my work didn’t get along so well. Many people took my music, claimed it as their own, sold it to people, then claimed videos on YouTube through the ContentID system. YouTube had been working

ContentID Form!

Help me help you and help others! If you have had a ContentID claim against your YouTube video (because of my music), you can help me track down the bad parts of the ContentID database by simply filling out a

The Project

The Kickstarter project for the documentary is coming along! Over $2000 pledged by 50 people! (That is $40 on average) But I’d like to see a lot more people help out on this. It should be really cool. I’m super

There are problems with ContentID… again.

For some reason, there is a slew of new claims against my music – I can’t reply to all the emails coming in, but I’ll try to give the updates here. Stormfront: Is being claimed. I’m not sure by who

I screwed something up!

Back in my post “Fun with Indemnification“, I used this phrase in my English translation: You don’t ever pay me damages for any reason. This was a bit of an overstatement. Just because the indemnification is not explicit in the

Fun with indemnification!

I am Not a Lawyer I am not a lawyer, but I do deal with a LOT of contracts. Today we are looking at a contract from an unnamed US cable television channel, and why it is awful. Here’s the