Monday, May 25, 2015

Soundsright receives accreditation from IPOPHL

Sound Recording Rights Society, Inc. (Soundsright),  a Collective Management Organization (CMO) recently received accreditation from the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) to represent major record labels and producers in the Philippines. 

So for those of you who want to be in the music industry or in anyway would like to get in touch with any of these brilliant minds:

(from left to right)
Mr. Rene Salta of GMA Records, Mr. Alvin de Vera of Alpha Music, Soundsright President Atty. Marivic Benedicto of Star Recording / ABS CBN Film Productions, Soundsright Chairman Mr. Ramon Chuaying of Universal Records, Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) OIC Atty. Allan Gepty, OMB Chair Ronnie Ricketts, and Mr. Tony Ocampo of Viva/Vicor Music.

The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) awarded the Certificate of Accreditation to Soundsright Board Members  and Officers last May 14, 2015 at Victorino's, Quezon City.

Soundsright will be responsible to authorize business establishments in using copyrighted sound recordings owned by the member record labels and producers. They can also collect royalties on behalf of the copyright owners under section 209 of the Intellectual Property Code (Republic Act No. 8293).