48-1301 Short Title
48-1302 Definitions
48-1303 Notice and Information to Be Provided
48-1304 Royalty Contract Requirements
48-1305 Prohibited Conduct
48-1306 Remedies — Injunction
48-1307 Remedies Cumulative
48-1308 Exceptions

Terms Used In Idaho Code > Title 48 > Chapter 13 - Music Licensing and Copyright Enforcement Act

  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Copyright owner: means the owner of a copyright of a nondramatic musical or similar work recognized and enforceable under the copyright laws of the United States pursuant to title 17 of the United States Code, P. See Idaho Code 48-1302
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Nondramatic: means the public performance of a recorded, broadcast, or live musical work; except that "nondramatic" shall not mean the performance of a dramatic work including a play. See Idaho Code 48-1302
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Performing rights society: means an association or corporation that licenses the public performances of nondramatic musical works on behalf of copyright owners, such as the American society of composers, authors and publishers (ASCAP), broadcast music, inc. See Idaho Code 48-1302
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person;
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  • Proprietor: means the owner of a retail establishment, restaurant, inn, bar, tavern, sports or entertainment facility or any other similar place of business or professional office located in the state in which the public may assemble and in which nondramatic musical works or similar copyrighted works may be performed, broadcast or otherwise transmitted for the enjoyment of members of the public there assembled. See Idaho Code 48-1302
  • royalties: means the fees payable to a copyright owner or performing rights society for the public performance of nondramatic musical or other similar works. See Idaho Code 48-1302
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories; and the words "United States" may include the District of Columbia and territories. See Idaho Code 73-114