EMG - Evan M. Greenspan, Inc

By: Emg  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: License, Music Cue Sheets

Consists of:

  • Estimating costs and terms of music uses prior to obtaining quotes.
  • Reviewing producer needs and planning appropriate clearance strategy.
  • Researching music copyright ownership.
  • Preparing and presenting instantaneous requests to copyright owners.
  • Tracking each negotiation and providing regular status updates.
  • Negotiating quotations with copyright owners for the best possible terms (without obligation to license by producer).

We generate all confirmations and licenses and/or license requests on behalf of the production to ensure proper rights, as well as attendant contract administration.

Consists of:

  • Preparing accurate license requests.
  • If needed, providing synchronization licenses.
  • Revising agreements to conform to negotiated terms.
  • Administrating and supervising execution and payment of contracts.
  • Maintaining complete contract files.

We perform music supervision services, including:

  • Locating recordings of music.
  • Soliciting original music for use in productions.
  • Securing music recording and editing facilities.
  • Overseeing music editing, pre-lay and sweetening for video.
  • Managing tape transfers and dubs.
  • Handling all business affairs aspects of music supervision.

We prepare music cue sheets.

Consists of:

  • Viewing VHS dubs of productions.
  • Preparing accurate logs of music uses.
  • Preparing standard music cue sheets and filing with copyright societies.

Certain projects require additional facilitation services which are provided
on a prorated hourly basis.

Consists of:

  • Estimating and consulting for music uses not quoted.
  • Researching public domain status of music.
  • Renegotiating existing deals pursuant to revised client's instructions.
  • Tracking license options and renewals.
  • Handling other miscellaneous requests.

Keywords: License, Music Cue Sheets