IP Outreach in Practice > IP Use and Awareness


Organizer: Music Rights Australia (MRA)
Country/Territory: Australia
Language: English
Focus: Copyright
Outreach Tools: Brochures / Guides, Events, Training
Target Audience: Artists, Authors


"Tropfest and Tropfest Jr Guide to Music and Copyright" answers questions like whether its okay to use other people’s music in your film and how to get permission for up and coming filmmakers entering the Sony Tropfest and Sony Trop Jr competitions (2007, 2008 and 2009)

MRA seminars for musicians about protecting their rights and understanding the effects of music piracy (as part of the Victoria Rocks program) (2008)

MRA-provided seminars and fact sheets for singer/songwriters entrants to the Fretfest competition, educating them about copyright and the balance of protection and promotion of their own work (2007)

"Musicians - protecting your music and doing the right thing" comprehensive guide setting out how to protect music and how to respect other people's music (2007)

[Date Added/Updated: Nov 23, 2012]