Copyright Board Canada
Canada

DECISIONS

Public Performance of Music

  1. Commercial Radio
    SOCAN (2011-2013); Re:Sound (2012-2014); CSI (2012-2013); Connect/SOPROQ (2012-2017); Artisti (2012-2014)
    News Release (April 21, 2016); Fact Sheet (April 21, 2016);
    Decision (April 21, 2016);
    Tariff (April 23, 2016)

  2. SOCAN Tariff 4 (2009-2011) – Live Performances at Theatres or Other Places of Entertainment;
    SOCAN Tariff 4 (2012-2014) – Live Performances at Concert Halls, Theatres and Other Places of Entertainment.
    Tariffs (July 26, 2014); Decision (July 25, 2014)

  3. SOCAN Tariff 22.D.1 (2007-2013) – Internet – Online Audiovisual Services; SOCAN Tariff 22.D.2 (2007-2013) – Internet – User-Generated Content.
    Erratum (November 29, 2014); Tariffs (July 19, 2014); Decision (July 18, 2014)
    The decision of the Copyright Board dated July 18, 2014, insofar as it pertains to royalties on free trials, was set aside and the matter returned to the Board for redetermination on December 17, 2015.

  4. Re:Sound Tariff 8 – Non-Interactive and Semi-Interactive Webcasts, 2009-2012
    News Release; Fact Sheet; Reasons (May 16, 2014);
    Tariff (May 17, 2014)

  5. SOCAN - Tariff 24 (Ringtones) for the Years 2003 to 2005
    and Tariff 24 (Ringtones and Ringbacks) for the years 2006 to 2013
    Reasons - Application to Vary (January 18, 2013)

  6. Online Music Services
    SOCAN Tariff 22.A (2007-2010)
    CMRRA/SODRAC Inc. Tariff (2008-2010)
    Fact Sheet; Reasons (October 5, 2012); SOCAN Tariff (October 6, 2012)

  7. Re:Sound Tariff 6.B - Use of Recorded Music to Accompany Physical Activities, 2008-2012
    Tariff - Redetermination (March 28, 2015);
    Reasons - Redetermination (March 27, 2015);
    Interim Decision (April 17, 2014);
    Fact Sheet;
    Tariff (July 7, 2012) Partially suspended by the Federal Court of Appeal;
    Reasons (July 6, 2012)

  8. SOCAN - Tariffs
    24 (2006-2013)
    15.A (2008-2011)
    13.A (2009-2010)
    15.B (2009-2011)
    2.C, 2.D, 5.A, 12.A, 12.B, 13.B, 13.C, 23 (2009-2012)
    2.B, 6 (2009-2013)
    16 (2010-2011)
    9 (2010-2012)
    3.A, 3.B, 3.C, 7, 8, 10.A, 10.B, 11.A, 11.B, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21 (2011-2012)
    Reasons (June 29, 2012); Tariffs (June 30, 2012)

  9. Re:Sound Tariff 5 - Use of Music to Accompany Live Events (Parts A to G), 2008-2012
    Reasons (May 25, 2012); Tariff (May 26, 2012)

  10. SOCAN Tariffs 22.4 (2007-2008) and 22.D (2009-2011) - Audiovisual Webcasts;
    SOCAN Tariffs 22.7 (2007-2008) and 22.G (2009-2011) - Audiovisual User Generated Content
    Reasons - Application for Interim Tariff (February 17, 2012)

  11. Re:Sound Tariff 6.A - Use of Recorded Music to Accompany Dance, 2008-2012
    Reasons - Application to Vary (January 30, 2012); Erratum (September 10, 2011); Tariff (July 16, 2011); Reasons (July 15, 2011)

  12. SOCAN-Re:Sound CBC Radio Tariff, 2006-2011
    Reasons (July 8, 2011); Tariff (July 9, 2011)

  13. Commercial Radio
    SOCAN (2008-2010); Re:Sound (2008-2011); CMRRA-SODRAC Inc. (2008-2012); AVLA-SOPROQ (2008-2011); ArtistI (2009-2011)
    Interim Decision (December 21, 2012);
    News Release; Fact Sheet; Reasons (July 9, 2010); Tariff (July 10, 2010)
    Erratum (January 22, 2011)
    The tariff, to the extent it concerns CSI, becomes interim as of November 7, 2012.

  14. SOCAN-NRCC Pay Audio Services Tariff, 2007-2009
    Reasons (January 15, 2010); Tariff (January 16, 2010)

  15. SOCAN Tariff 22.A (Internet - Online Music Services) 2007-2010 and CSI - Online Music Services (2008-2010)
    Request for joint examination
    Reasons (October 8, 2009)

  16. NRCC Tariff 7 (Motion Picture Theatres and Drive-Ins) 2009-2011 and Tariff 9 (Commercial Television) 2009-2013 [Preliminary Issue]
    Reasons (September 16, 2009)

  17. SOCAN - Tariff 16 (Background Music Suppliers) for the Years 2007 to 2009
    Reasons (June 19, 2009); Tariff (June 20, 2009)

  18. Satellite Radio Services
    SOCAN (2005-2009); NRCC (2007-2010); CMRRA/SODRAC Inc. (2006-2009)
    News Release (April 8, 2009); Reasons (April 8, 2009); Tariff (April 11, 2009);
    Erratum (May 16, 2009)

  19. SOCAN - Tariff 9 (Sports Events) for the Years 2002 to 2009
    Reasons (January 23, 2009); Tariff (January 24, 2009)

  20. SOCAN - Tariffs 22.B to 22.G (1996-2006)
    Internet - Other Uses of Music
    News Release; Fact Sheet; Reasons (October 24, 2008); Tariffs (October 25, 2008); Erratum (November 15, 2008)

  21. SOCAN - Tariffs
    16 (1998-2006)
    1.C (2002-2005)
    2.D (2002-2008)
    4.A.1, 4.A.2 , 4.B.1, 4.B.3, 5.B (2003-2008)
    12.B (2004-2008)
    1.B (2005-2006)
    2.A. 2.B, 5.A, 6, 12.A, 13, 15.B (2005-2008)
    3, 7, 8, 10, 11, 14, 18, 20, 21 (2005-2010)
    15.A (2006-2007)
    23 (2007-2008)
    19 (2007-2010)
    2.C (2008)
    4.B.2 (2008-2012)
    Reasons (March 20, 2008); Tariffs (March 22, 2008)

  22. SOCAN - Tariff 17 (Pay, Specialty and Other Television Services) 2005-2008
    Reasons (March 20, 2008); Tariff (March 22, 2008)

  23. SOCAN-NRCC Tariff 1.A (Commercial Radio) for the Years 2003 to 2007
    Re-determination
    News Release; Reasons (February 22, 2008); Tariff (February 23, 2008)

  24. SOCAN - Tariff 22.A (Internet - Online Music Services) for the Years 1996 to 2006
    Reasons (October 18, 2007); Tariff (November 24, 2007)

  25. Application by Standard Radio Inc. for a ruling re: the "Regulations Defining Advertising Revenues"
    Reasons (November 30, 2006)

  26. Interim Decision - SOCAN-NRCC Tariff 1.A (Commercial Radio) for the Years 2003 to 2007
    Reasons (November 24, 2006)

  27. NRCC Tariff 3 (Use and Supply of Background Music) for the Years 2003-2009
    Reasons (October 20, 2006); Tariff (October 21, 2006)

  28. SOCAN - Tariff 24 (Ringtones) for the Years 2003 to 2005
    Reasons (August 18, 2006); Tariff (August 19, 2006)

  29. SOCAN - Tariff 23 (Hotel and Motel In-Room Services) for the Years 2001 to 2006
    Reasons (June 30, 2006); Tariff (July 1, 2006)

  30. SOCAN - Tariff 15.A (Background Music) for the Year 2005
    Reasons (June 2, 2006); Tariff (June 3, 2006)

  31. SOCAN - Tariff 19 (Fitness Activities and Dance Instruction) for the Years 1996 to 2006
    Reasons (April 21, 2006); Tariff (April 22, 2006)

  32. SOCAN-NRCC Tariff 1.A (Commercial Radio) for the Years 2003 to 2007
    Reasons (October 14, 2005); Tariff (October 15, 2005)

  33. SOCAN/NRCC - Pay Audio Services for the Years 2003 to 2006
    Reasons (February 25, 2005); Tariff (February 26, 2005)

  34. NRCC - Tariff 1.C (CBC - Radio) for the Years 2003 to 2005
    Reasons (January 14, 2005); Tariff (January 15, 2005)

  35. SOCAN - Tariff 4 (Concerts)
    [Jurisdictional Issue]
    Reasons (March 26, 2004)

  36. SOCAN - Tariffs
    12.B (1998-2003)
    18, 20 (1998-2004)
    2.C (1998-2007)
    3.A, 3.B, 5.A, 7, 8, 10, 13.A, 15.A (1999-2004)
    1.A (2000-2002)
    1.B, 2.B, 3.C, 11, 12.A, 13.B, 13.C, 14, 15.B, 21 (2000-2004)
    4.B.2 (2003-2007)
    6 (2004)
    Reasons (March 19, 2004); Tariffs (March 20, 2004)

  37. SOCAN - Tariffs 2.A (Commercial Television Stations, 1998-2004) and 17 (Pay and Specialty Television Services, 2001-2004)
    Reasons (March 19, 2004); Tariffs (March 20, 2004)

  38. SOCAN/NRCC - Pay Audio Services for the Years 1997 to 2002
    Reasons (March 15, 2002); Tariff (March 16, 2002)

  39. Application to vary NRCC Tariff 1.C (CBC Radio) for the Year 2001
    Reasons (November 23, 2001)

  40. SOCAN - Tariffs 4.A, 4.B.1, 4.B.3, 5.B (Concerts) for the Years 1998 to 2002
    Reasons (June 15, 2001); Tariffs (June 16, 2001)

  41. SOCAN - Tariff 17.A (Pay, Specialty and Other Services by Broadcasting Distribution Undertakings - Television) for the Years 1996 to 2000
    Reasons (February 16, 2001); Tariff (February 17, 2001)

  42. NRCC - Tariff 1.C (CBC - Radio) for the Years 1998 to 2002
    Reasons (September 29, 2000); Tariff (September 30, 2000)

  43. SOCAN - Tariff 9 (Sports Events) for the Years 1998 to 2001
    Reasons (September 15, 2000); Tariff (September 16, 2000)

  44. SOCAN - Tariff 22 (Transmission of Musical Works to Subscribers Via a Telecommunications Service not covered under Tariff Nos. 16 or 17)
    [Phase I: Legal Issues]
    Reasons (October 27, 1999)

  45. NRCC - Tariff 1.A (Commercial Radio) for the Years 1998 to 2002
    Reasons (August 13, 1999); Tariff (August 14, 1999); Erratum (August 28, 1999)

  46. SOCAN - Tariffs
    8 and 10 (1997 and 1998)
    3.A, 3.B, 5.A, 7, 13 and 15.A (1998)
    1.A, 1.B, 2.B, 3.C, 11, 12.A, 14, 15.B and 21 (1998 and 1999)
    4.B.2 (1998-2002)
    13.B and 13.C (1999)
    6 (1999-2003)
    Reasons (July 30, 1999); Tariffs (July 31, 1999)

  47. SOCAN - Tariff 2.A (Commercial Television Stations) for the Years 1994 to 1997
    Reasons (January 30, 1998); Tariff (January 31, 1998)

  48. SOCAN - Tariffs
    1.B, 3.B, 3.C and 11.A (1996 and 1997)
    2.B, 2.C, 3.A, 4, 5, 7, 9, 11.B, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 20 and 21 (1997)
    Reasons (May 23, 1997); Tariffs (May 24, 1997)

  49. SOCAN - Tariff 2.E (CTV Television Network Ltd.) for the period September 1, 1993 to December 31, 1998
    Reasons (December 20, 1996)

  50. SOCAN - Tariffs
    16 (1994-1996)
    3.B and 3.C (1995)
    3.A, 4, 5.B and 14 (1995 and 1996)
    1.A (1995-1997)
    2.B, 2.C, 5.A, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.B, 12, 13, 15, 18, 20 and 21 (1996)
    Reasons (September 20, 1996)

  51. SOCAN - Tariff 17 (Transmission of Pay, Specialty and Other Cable Television Services) for the Years 1990 to 1995
    Reasons (April 19, 1996)

  52. SOCAN - Tariff 6 (Motion Picture Theatres) for the Years 1992 to 1998
    Reasons (December 1, 1995)

  53. SOCAN - Tariffs
    13.B, 13.C (1992-1995)
    1.A (1994)
    2.B, 2.C and 15.A (1994 and 1995)
    1.B, 5.A, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13.A, 15.B, 18, 19, 20 and 21 (1995)
    Reasons (March 10, 1995)

  54. SOCAN - Tariffs
    4, 5.B, 9 and 11 (1992-1994)
    1.B, 7, 8 and 19 (1993 and 1994)
    3, 5.A, 10, 12, 13.A, 14, 15.B, 18, 20 and 21 (1994)
    Reasons (August 12, 1994)

  55. SOCAN - Preliminary Questions re: Tariffs 17.A.1 (Transmission of Non-Broadcast Services - Television) and 17.B (Retransmission of Local Broadcast Television and Radio Signals)
    Reasons (May 20, 1994)

  56. SOCAN - Tariffs
    2.A.1 (1990-1993)
    10 (1992 and 1993)
    1.A, 2.B, 2.C, 3, 5.A, 12, 13.A, 14, 15, 16, 18 and 20 (1993)
    Reasons (December 6, 1993)

  57. SOCAN - Tariffs 2.B, 2.C, 3, 7, 8, 12, 14, 15.A, 16, 18, 19 and 20 for the Year 1992
    Reasons (February 18, 1993)

  58. SOCAN - Tariffs 1.A, 1.B, 1.C, 2.D, 5.A and 13.A for the Year 1992
    Reasons (June 30, 1992)

  59. Various SOCAN Tariffs for the Year 1991
    Reasons (July 31, 1991)

  60. Order in the matter of SOCAN's request to treat two reports (Waverman and Price Waterhouse) on a confidential basis
    Reasons (March 26, 1991)

  61. Certain CAPAC and PROCAN Tariffs for the Year 1990
    Reasons (December 7, 1990)

  62. Certain CAPAC and PROCAN Tariffs for the Year 1990
    Reasons (January 12, 1990)