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30. March 2017

“As a songwriter, you’re some sort of a lone wolf”

Debrah Scarlett already enjoyed international fame before releasing her début EP “DYS(U)TOPIA” in mid-March. Prior to that, the Norwegian-Swiss musician joined SUISA. (Photo: Stian Foss)

23. March 2017

Mint Digital Services: FAQs

SUISA and SESAC, a US collective management organisation, have established Mint Digital Services as a joint venture. Mint Digital Services will take over the invoicing and administration services for SESAC and SUISA's online licensing activities. The joint venture will also offer services to publishers and collective management organisations. Warner/Chappel Music, a major publisher, is already using Mint's services. Here the main FAQs. (Graphics: Hej - Büro für Strategie und Gestaltung in Kultur und Wirtschaft, Zurich)

22. March 2017

SUISA member services: one look back, one look forward

Quicker pay-outs due to quarterly settlements, simpler data processing via online works registrations, digital access to statements via “my account”, more efficiency via online forms … What’s next – settlements in “real time”? Will there be no more paper dispatched in future? (Photo: Archimede /

21. March 2017

Swiss Copyright Review: SUISA in charge of a working group

Given the diverging reactions to the preliminary draft for the copyright law review, Federal Councillor Simonetta Sommaruga consulted the AGUR12 again in the summer of 2016 – the latter is a working group consisting of representatives from the affected sectors. The working group had the goal to look for conjoint solutions. (Photo: Museum for Commnication / Hannes Saxer)


27. March 2017

Call for candidacies: 2017 Film Music Prize (documentary)

FONDATION SUISA awards its Film Music Prize, worth 25'000 francs, for the second time in the category documentary.

23. March 2017

SUISA and SESAC Launch Mint Digital Services and Join Forces with Warner/Chappell Music as its First Client

This March, the U.S. musical rights organization SESAC Holdings, Inc., and the Swiss authors’ rights society SUISA launched the joint venture Mint Digital Services, which was announced last August. The company will be responsible for invoicing and administration of multi-territorial license agreements with online service providers.


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