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October 18, 2018 No. 198 Copyright Royalty Board Issues Final Determination of Royalty Rates and Terms for Satellite Digital Audio Radio Services (SDARS) and Preexisting Subscription Services (PSS)
October 4, 2018 No. 197 Copyright Royalty Board Receives Granicus Environmental Stewardship Award
September 6, 2018 No. 196 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Correction and Reopen Comment Period for Modified Proposed Per-Telecast Cable Royalty Fee for Retransmissions of Certain Sports Events Under Section 111
August 14, 2018 No. 195 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Final Distribution for a Portion of 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 Cable and Satellite Royalty Funds Allocated to the Devotional Claimant Category
July 31, 2018 No. 194 Notice for Cable and Satellite Claims Filers Who Intend to Use eCRB Regarding Their User Accounts
July 31, 2018 No. 193 Copyright Royalty Judges Publish Modified Proposed Per-Telecast Cable Royalty Fee for Retransmissions of Certain Sports Events Under Section 111
July 20, 2018 No. 192 eCRB System Will Be down for Brief Maintenance Service Saturday, July 21.
June 5, 2018 No. 191 Copyright Royalty Judges Solicit Comments on Motion for Partial Distribution of 2016 Cable Royalty Funds
May 18, 2018 No. 190 Copyright Royalty Judges Publish Proposed Regulations That Set Rates and Terms for Business Establishment Music Services
March 19, 2018 No. 189 Judges Issue Redacted Initial Determination of Royalty Rates and Terms for Making and Distributing Phonorecords
February 16, 2018 No. 188 Copyright Royalty Board Website Will Not Be Available This Weekend (February 17–19). eCRB Will Be Available.
January 29, 2018 No. 187 Judges Announce Royalty Rates and Terms for the Use of Musical Works in the Making and Distributing of Phonorecords
January 24, 2018 No. 186 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Three Notices of Intent to Audit Commercial Webcaster and Broadcaster Royalty Statements (83 FR 3032)
January 19, 2018 No. 185 Judges Issue Final Rule Regarding Rates and Terms for Public Broadcasting for the Period Commencing January 1, 2018, and Ending December 31, 2022
January 11, 2018 No. 184 Judges Issue Redacted Initial Determination of Royalty Rates and Terms for Satellite Digital Audio Radio Services (SDARS) and Preexisting Subscription Services (PSS)
December 22, 2017 No. 183 Copyright Royalty Board Moves to All Electronic Filing
December 15, 2017 No. 182 Judges Announce Royalty Rates and Terms for Satellite Audio Radio Services (SDARS) and Preexisting Subscription Services (PSS)
November 30, 2017 No. 181 Copyright Royalty Judges Publish a Regulatory Interpretation Relating to Gross Revenue Exclusions Available to Satellite Digital Audio Radio Services
November 27, 2017 No. 180 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Cost of Living Adjustment to Royalty Rates for Webcaster Statutory Licenses

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Cost of Living Adjustment to Satellite Carrier Compulsory License Royalty Rates
November 21, 2017 No. 179 Copyright Royalty Judges Correct Final Regulation Regarding Filing of Claims
November 14, 2017 No. 178 Copyright Royalty Judges Solicit Comments on Proposed Rates and Terms for Public Broadcasting for the Period Commencing January 1, 2018, and Ending on December 31, 2022
October 4, 2017 No. 177 Copyright Royalty Judges Solicit Reply Comments on Motion of Allocation Phase Claimants for Partial Distribution of 2015 Satellite Royalty Funds
September 26, 2017 No. 176 Copyright Royalty Judges Solicit Reply Comments on a Proposed Settlement Regarding a Sports Surcharge Royalty for Certain Cable Retransmissions
September 14, 2017 No. 175 eCRB's Payment Service Provider Will be Unavailable for Filing Petitions to Participate on Saturday, September 16, From 6:00 PM Until 10:00 PM Eastern Time

Account Registration and Maintenance for eCRB Users
September 7, 2017 No. 174 eCRB's Payment Service Provider Will be Unavailable for Filing Petitions to Participate on Saturday, September 9, From 6:00 PM Until 12:00 Midnight Eastern Time

Account Registration and Maintenance for eCRB Users
September 1, 2017 No. 173 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Commencement of Proceeding to Determine Distribution of 2009, 2010, and Digital Audio Recording Technology Royalties in the Musical Works Funds (82 FR 41663)
August 16, 2017 No. 172 Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Motion for Partial Distribution of 2015 DART Sound Recordings Fund Royalties (82 FR 38713)
July 26, 2017 No. 171 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notice of Intent to Audit Music Choice's Preexisting Subscription Service and Business Establishment Service for 2016 (82 FR 34554)
June 29, 2017 No. 170 Judges Seek Reply Comments to Proposed New Rule Authorizing Judges to Bar Certain Individuals and Entities from Participating in Proceedings Before the Judges (82 FR 28800)
June 16, 2017 No. 169 Judges Announce Procedural Regulations for the Copyright Royalty Board Regarding Electronic Filing of Claims
June 16, 2017 No. 168 Judges Announce Launch of Electronic Filing System—eCRB
June 9, 2017 No. 167 Notice of New Procedures for Filing Cable and Satellite Claims
June 1, 2017 No. 166 Copyright Royalty Judges Request Comments on Proposed Regulations to Require Covered Cable Systems to Pay a Separate Per-Telecast Royalty
May 15, 2017 No. 165 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notice of Intent to Audit Commercial Webcaster Royalty Statements (82 FR 22019)
April 26, 2017 No. 164 The Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Motion for Partial Distribution of 2015 Satellite Royalty Funds
April 7, 2017 No. 163 The Copyright Royalty Judges Publish Final Regulations Determining Royalty Rates and Terms for Making and Distributing Phonorecords for Subpart A Configurations of the Mechanical License and Correct an Outdated Cross-Reference in the Regulations
March 23, 2017 No. 162 The Copyright Royalty Judges Propose to Amend Regulations Governing the Filing of Claims to Royalty Fees Collected under Compulsory License to Reflect Implementation of an Electronic Filing System and to Consolidate Cable and Satellite Rules
March 10, 2017 No. 161 Important News Regarding DART Filings
January 24, 2017 No. 160 Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Partial Distribution of 2010–13 Cable Royalty Funds (82 FR 7876)

Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Partial Distribution of 2010–13 Satellite Royalty Funds (82 FR 7879)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notice of Intent to Audit Royalty Statements of Music Choice's Preexisting Subscription Service and Business Establishments Service (82 FR 7878)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notices of Intent to Audit Broadcaster Royalty Statements (82 FR 7875)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notices of Intent to Audit Commercial Webcaster Royalty Statements (82 FR 7875)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notice of Intent to Audit Royalty Statements of Sirius XM's Commercial Webcaster Service, Preexisting Satellite Digital Audio Radio Service, New Subscription Service, and Business Establishment Service (82 FR 7876)
January 9, 2017 No. 159 Copyright Royalty Board Announces Revision to the Printable Dart Joint Claim Form
January 3, 2017 No. 158 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce a Proceeding to Determine Royalty Rates and Terms for Making Ephemeral Copies of Sound Recordings to Facilitate Transmissions to Business Establishments (82 FR 143)
December 15, 2016 No. 157 Copyright Royalty Judges Further Clarify Rule Regarding Reporting Requirements for Certain Educational Stations (81 FR 89867)
December 6, 2016 No. 156 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Zero Percent Cost-of-Living Adjustment to Royalty Rates Under Webcaster Statutory License (81 FR 87455)
November 23, 2016 No. 155 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Performance of Musical Compositions by Colleges and Universities (81 FR 84478)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Cost-of-Living Adjustment in Royalty Rates Under Satellite Statutory License (81 FR 84478)

Copyright Royalty Judges Invite Comments on Proposal to Amend Regulations to Allow Electronic Filing of Documents (81 FR 84526)
November 21, 2016 No. 154 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Technical Amendment to Address Outdated Regulation (81 FR 83141)
October 19, 2016 No. 153 Reply Comments Invited on Comments Received About Proposed Royalty Rates for Making and Distributing Phonorecords of Nondramatic Musical Works (81 FR 71657)
October 17, 2016 No. 152 Interviews Invited Regarding Electronic Filing System to be Implemented by Copyright Royalty Board
September 13, 2016 No. 151 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Final Rule Regarding Cable Statutory License Royalty Rates (81 FR 62812)
August 10, 2016 No. 150 Copyright Royalty Judges Request Comments on Proposal to Amend Rule Regarding Reporting Requirements for Certain Noncommercial Radio Broadcast Stations that Transmit Over the Internet Using Statutory Licenses (81 FR 52782)
July 28, 2016 No. 149 Attention Cable and Satellite Royalty Claims Filers: Online Claims Filing to be Temporarily Unavailable to Accommodate Scheduled Maintenance
July 26, 2016 No. 148 Copyright Royalty Judges Invite Comments on Proposed Rates and Terms for Making and Distributing Phonorecords of Nondramatic Musical Works from 2018 through 2022 (81 FR 48371)
July 12, 2016 No. 147 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Determination Regarding Distribution of Remaining 2013 DART Royalties (81 FR 44897)
June 22, 2016 No. 146 Copyright Royalty Judges Clarify Rule Regarding Reporting Requirements for Certain Educational Stations (81 FR 40190)
May 25, 2016 No. 145 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Amended Rule Regarding Reporting Requirements for Certain Educational Stations (81 FR 31506)
May 17, 2016 No. 144 Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Motion for Partial Distribution of DART Musical Works Fund Royalties (81 FR 30568)
May 2, 2016 No. 143 Copyright Royalty Judges Publish Final Rule in Web IV Proceeding (81 FR 26316)
May 2, 2016 No. 142 Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Motion for Partial Distribution of 2014 Satellite Royalty Funds (81 FR 25719)
April 27, 2016 No. 141 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Proposed Cable Royalty Rates for 2015-19 and Seek Comments (81 FR 24523)

Copyright Royalty Judges Commence Further Proceedings in Cable Royalty Rates Case and Request Petitions and Notices of Intent to Participate (81 FR 24655)
March 29, 2016 No. 140 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Final Phase II Distribution of Cable Royalties for Years 2000 through 2003 (81 FR 17207)
March 10, 2016 No. 139 Copyright Royalty Judges Release Final Determination in Web IV Proceeding
March 1, 2016 No. 138 Copyright Royalty Judges Seek Comments on Motion for Partial Distribution of 2014 Cable Royalty Funds (81 FR 10281)
February 24, 2016 No. 137 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Technical Amendment to Rule Regarding Dollar Amount of Distribution Request Required to Avoid Filing Fee in Distribution Proceedings (81 FR 8649)
February 12, 2016 No. 136 Copyright Royalty Judges Release Public Version of Web IV Determination, Grant Motion for Rehearing
January 22, 2016 No. 135 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notices of Intent to Audit Business Establishment Services Royalty Statements (81 FR 3785)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notices of Intent to Audit Broadcaster Royalty Statements (81 FR 3786)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notices of Intent to Audit Commercial Webcaster Royalty Statements (81 FR 3786)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notice of Intent to Audit New Subscription Service Royalty Statements (81 FR 3784)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Receipt of Notice of Intent to Audit Preexisting Subscription Service Royalty Statements (81 FR 3785)
January 5, 2016 No. 134 Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Proceeding to Determine Rates and Terms for Making and Distributing Phonorecords (81 FR 255)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Proceeding to Determine Rates and Terms for Public Broadcasting (81 FR 256)

Copyright Royalty Judges Announce Proceeding to Determine Rates and Terms for Satellite Radio and Preexisting Subscription Services (81 FR 255)