Copyright Office to Distribute 50% of 2010 Cable Royalties Totaling $99 Million

On October 12, 2012, the Copyright Office informed the public it is preparing to make a 50% distribution of the available 2010 cable retransmission royalty fees on or after October 25, 2012, pursuant to the Order of the U.S. Copyright Royalty Judges, Docket No. 2012-4 CRB CD 2010, dated September 14, 2012. The partial distribution is approximately $99,471,281.18.  The Copyright Royalty Judges will withhold the remaining 2010 Cable Royalty Funds to settle all outstanding Phase I and II claims.

For more information, please see:
2010 Cable Partial Distribution Spreadsheet, provided by the Copyright Office Licensing Division