March 1, 2019
by External Source

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency, Ltd.

January 13, 2019
by External Source

Looking back at 2018, Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd.

 CMRRA President Caroline Rioux
November 6, 2018
by FYI Staff

Licensing agency The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency, Ltd (CMRRA) has announced that Caroline Rioux is stepping down as CMRRA President

October 1, 2018
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Mechanical Reproduction Rights Agency has struck a deal with the just-launched premium music streaming service, Amazon Music Unlimited

CMRRA president Caroline Rioux
September 7, 2018
by FYI Staff

In an almost unprecedented move that underscores the seismic shifts in the rights agencies’ topography, CMRRA President Caroline Rioux has written an open letter to the agency's clients. Her message is reprinted in entirety in FYI today.

August 1, 2018
by FYI Staff

No one wants to say so but there is a turf war over the collection of music rights payments in Canada. SOCAN has traditionally been known as a performing rights agency but it is expanding its reach to include mechanical rights that until this week had been the almost exclusive domain of the CMRRA.

CMRRA's Caroline Rioux
March 27, 2018
by William Glanz

In a few weeks, SoundExchange will celebrate the one-year anniversary of its purchase of the CMRRA. In the following interview with the Canadian rights collection agency topper Caroline Rioux, William Glanz explores the synergies and how the new partnership is working for both orgs.

September 26, 2017
by External Source

The tariff, which applies to the years 2011-2013, took more than three years to be rendered after the conclusion of the hearing in early 2014 and shrinks payouts to creators.

Image: CIMA
August 11, 2017
by FYI Staff

The federal government wants to overhaul the Copyright Board and is asking stakeholders for ideas that can be submitted now through until Sept. 29.

CIMA President Stuart Johnston
June 2, 2017
by Nick Krewen

With the organization's 3rd annual Celebration & Awards Gala just 10 days away, on June 12, CIMA President Stuart Johnston took time to respond

Music Licensing: CMRRA & SoundExchange
May 17, 2017
by External Source

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights agency (CMRRA) has issued an update about Monday’s announcement that it has been acquired by American non-