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Thursday, 14. July 2022

«Get Going!» 2022: call for projects

«Get Going!» launches its fifth edition. The call for projects is intended to be broadly open and deliberately avoids the usual categories of musical genre, age or project.To notice

SUISAblog
Monday, 20. June 2022

From the 2021 Annual Report: From law-making to implementation

The «Regulations» division is responsible for SUISA’s legal affairs. This starts with its involvement in political law-making activities, runs through tariff negotiations and drafting the distribution rules, and ends with the implementation of rules and regulations in case of disputes. In 2021, the division dealt with a number of key issues. (Photo: SUISA)To notice

SUISAnews
Monday, 20. June 2022

SUISA annual result: Increase in revenues despite Corona

SUISA was able to slightly increase its annual result again in 2021. The revenues from the ad-ministration of copyrights in Switzerland and abroad increased by 3.8% and amounted to 149.6 million Swiss Francs. Among other things, revenues from music streaming contributed to this good result: In the online sector, SUISA increased by more than 60%. In contrast, revenues from performing rights, and especially from concerts, continued to decline in the second year of the Corona pandemic. To notice

SUISAblog
Monday, 13. June 2022

Hope and commitment

2022 gives rise to hope with regard to overcoming the pandemic and, above all, improving the working situation for our members. Larger concerts should be possible again this summer and the public is showing more interest in attending festivals and concerts once more. Some festivals and events sold out very quickly this spring. (Photo: Lisa Burth)To notice

SUISAnews
Thursday, 09. June 2022

New GT 4i valid from July 1, 2022

The new GT 4i has been approved by the Swiss Federal Arbitration Commission (ESchK) and is available for download here. For more information, please see the blog post.To notice

SUISAblog
Thursday, 09. June 2022

Remuneration for private copying – new CT 4i as of 1 July 2022

Copying music, videos and e-books for their personal entertainment: Consumers in Switzerland have been enjoying this freedom for a very long time. For several years, rightsholders have been paid royalties for copies made on smartphones and tablets. Starting this summer, they are now also going to receive remuneration for copies on laptops and external hard drives. (Photo: Rawpixel / Shutterstock.com)To notice

SUISAnews
Wednesday, 08. June 2022

Extended collective licences

The revised Copyright Act provides for the institution of extended collective licences. SUISA has agreed on such a licence.To notice

SUISAblog
Tuesday, 07. June 2022

Music in video games: Licensing and Addendum to Rights Administration Agreement

What is a video game without sound? Video games are hard to imagine without music. Many games become huge hits precisely because of their music which is often even released as a separate soundtrack. What is the proper licensing procedure for music in video games and what is the purpose of the new Addendum to the Rights Administration Agreement? (Photo: OHishiapply / Shutterstock.com)To notice

SUISAblog
Friday, 03. June 2022

Two years of pandemic have passed financially smoothly for SUISA – new challenges ahead

After two difficult years for SUISA and authors and publishers due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, we continue to face threats and difficult times. A war in Europe is destroying the foundations of peaceful coexistence. Culture, and thus also the creators of music, as a unifying and peace-building element, are called upon. (Photo: Oleh Dubyna / Shutterstock.com)To notice

SUISAblog
Tuesday, 31. May 2022

I want to advertise my products: What steps do I have to take with SUISA?

The production of advertising involves several areas. If you are producing an audiovisual commercial created and/or disseminated in Switzerland, you have to contact SUISA to obtain a licence to disseminate the commercial. This may raise several issues. The main points are addressed below. (Photo: Proxima Studio / Shutterstuck.com)To notice

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