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Public Performance of Music - List of Evidence Filed
Commercial Radio - NRCC Tariff 1.A (1998-2002)

Please note that the list is posted in the language in which it was filed.
Neighbouring Rights Collective of Canada (NRCC)
NRCC-1: Statement of Case
[filed April 3, 1998]

Supplementary Case
[filed June 10, 1998]

Supplementary Case in response to CAB-29
[filed August 10, 1998]
NRCC-2: NRCC Letters Patent
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-3: NRCC By-laws
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-4: AFM Mandate Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-5: ACTRA Performers' Rights Society Mandate Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-6: SOPROQ Mandate Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-7: ARTISTI Mandate Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-8: AVLA Mandate Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-9: AVLA Agency Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-10: SOPROQ Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-11: ARTISTI Agreement
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-12: AFM Documents
[filed April 3, 1998]
(Addendum filed June 10, 1998)
NRCC-13: ACTRA Documents
[filed April 3, 1998]
(Addendum filed June 10, 1998)
NRCC-14: Lists of Canadian Producers Represented by NRCC (AVLA, SOPROQ)
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-15: Lists of Canadian Performers Represented by NRCC (ACTRA, ARTISTI, AFM)
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-16: Excerpts from Sound of the Future: Human Resources Issues in Music and Sound Recording, report by Ekos Research for Human Resources Development Canada, August 1994
(French translation also filed: Le son de l'avenir - La musique et l'enregistrement sonore : enjeux en matière de ressources humaines)
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-17: Report entitled A Time for Action, Report of the Task Force on the Future of the Canadian Music Industry, March 1996
(French translation also filed: Le temps d'agir - Rapport du Groupe de travail sur l'avenir de l'industrie canadienne de la musique, mars 1996)
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-18: Report Submitted to the Task Force on the Future of the Canadian Music Industry: A Study of the Canadian Sound Recording Industry, Phase I - Industry Description, Ernst & Young, March 1995
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-19: Background Information on the Recording Industry in Canada Including Contractual Aspects of Sound Recording Production, Expenditure Patterns and Revenue Flows, Stephen Stohn and Paul Audley, April 1998
[filed April 20, 1998]
NRCC-20: C.V. of Margaret McGuffin
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-21: Study of the Use of Sound Recordings on Representative Commercial Radio Stations, prepared for NRCC by Paul Audley & Associates
[filed May 26, 1998]
(Revised Appendix 10 filed June 10, 1998)
(Final modifications to Table 5, Appendices 8, 9 and 10 filed June 30, 1998)
(Addendum filed August 10, 1998)
(Information on eligibility by format, language and day of the week filed on September 14, 1998)
NRCC-22: Report entitled Canadian Radio, Music & Artists Images: The Battle to Win Audience & Advertising Dollars, prepared for NRCC by NextMedia, 1998
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-23: Report entitled Music Usage and Attitude Study, prepared for NRCC by Interlock Research, April 1998
[filed April 3, 1998]
(Source documentation filed June 10, 1998)
NRCC-24: Report entitled The Value of Qualifying Sound Recordings to Commercial Radio Stations, prepared for NRCC by Paul Audley & Associates Ltd., April 1998
Annex A: Excerpts from "Radio & Music Use", Andrew J. Forsyth, Forsyth Consulting, 1993
Annex B: Excerpts from "Radio Music Use Study", prepared for CAB by NGL Nordicity Group Ltd., May 27, 1993
Annex C: Revenue, Expenses & Employees of Privately Owned Low Music Use Stations and of the Radio Broadcasting Industry, Excluding Low Music Use Stations, by Group, 1996 - Statistics Canada
Annex D: Excerpts from "Private Radio Financial Benchmark Statistics" prepared for the CAB by Statistics Canada, Fall 1997
Annex E: "Amounts Paid by Canadian English-Language Broadcasters to Acquire Feature Films", prepared by Dan Johnson, Humewood Communications Corporation, March 1998
Résumé of Paul Audley, President of Paul Audley & Associates Ltd.
[all filed April 3, 1998]
(Addendum filed June 10, 1998)
NRCC-25: Rapport intitulé L'absence de hiéarchie entre droit d'auteur et droits voisins, André Lucas, mars 1998
(English translation also filed: The absence of hierarchy between copyright and neighbouring rights)
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
NRCC-26: Report entitled Comparative Study of Neighbouring Rights Tariffs for Private Radio in France, Ireland and the United Kingdom, prepared for NRCC by Dave Laing, Quintin Hogg Research Fellow in Commercial Music, University of Westminster, London, U.K., April 1998
[filed April 20, 1998]
NRCC-27: Report entitled Optional Commercial Radio Tariff Structure for Neighbouring Rights, Paul Audley & Associates Ltd., April 1998
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-28: Report entitled Revitalizing The Canadian Radio Industry: A Financial Review, TD Securities, September 1997
[filed April 3, 1998]
NRCC-29: Report entitled The Canadian Commercial Radio Industry: Financial Performance and Impact of Neighbouring Rights, (Appendices A to R) Deloitte & Touche, April 1998
[filed April 3, 1998]
(Addendum filed June 10, 1998)
NRCC-30: SOGEDAM Members and Joint AFM/SOGEDAM Members
[filed June 10, 1998]
(Revised AFM/SOGEDAM Members List filed June 15, 1998)
NRCC-31: International Affiliation Documents
[filed June 10, 1998]
NRCC-32: Additional Statistical Data
[filed June 10, 1998]
NRCC-33: Payment of Performers' Share of Neighbouring Rights
[filed June 10, 1998]
NRCC-34: Set of three letters addressed to the NRCC from:
(1) ACTRA Performers' Rights Society, dated June 15, 1998
(2) Artisti, datée du 12 juin 1998
(3) American Federation of Musicians, dated June 12, 1998
[filed June 16, 1998]
NRCC-35: Letter dated June 5, 1998 from Paul Audley for NRCC to Eric Lefebvre, Secrétaire, SOGEDAM re: issues related to NRCC and SOGEDAM respective tariffs
[filed June 18, 1998]
NRCC-36: CHUMBAWAMBA Marketing Overview
[filed June 18, 1998]
NRCC-37: AQUA Marketing Overview
[filed June 18, 1998]
NRCC-38: Letter dated June 15, 1998 from Steve Kane, Senior VP, Mercury Records to John Reid, Chairman, Polygram Group Canada re: inaccuracies in the specific case studies presented to the CAB by Oakes Research
[filed June 18, 1998]
NRCC-39: Set of three letters exchanged between NRCC, SOGEDAM and the Copyright Board re: repertoire of SOGEDAM/AFM members
[filed June 18, 1998]
NRCC-40: Ontario Court of Justice (General Division) Decision, Blair J., May 11, 1998 - CW Shareholdings Inc. v. WIC Western International Communications Ltd.
[filed June 25, 1998]
NRCC-41: Set of 3 documents: (1) Page 11 of Schedule 25, Toronto Radio Market Assessment, prepared for CHWO by Nordicity Group Ltd., October 21, 1996; (2) charts from Broadcasting & Entertainment, Nesbitt Burns, March 31, 1998, re: Revival of the Canadian Radio Business - Is Consolidation the Next Step?; (3) chart on Net Canadian Advertising Revenues: 1995-96, Marketing Magazine News, October 1996
[filed June 30, 1998]
NRCC-42: Set of 4 charts on Comparison of EBITDA and PBIT Margins for Large and Medium Radio Stations and for Large and Medium Industry Companies, 1992 to 1997 (Source: Statistics Canada for 1992-1996 and CRTC for 1997)
[filed June 30, 1998]
NRCC-43: Set of 4 tables on Revenue, Expenses and Employees of the Privately Owned Radio Broadcasting Industry, 1996 (Source: Statistics Canada)
[filed July 2, 1998]
NRCC-44: Excerpt of Media Digest 1997-98: charts on Components of net advertising revenues by medium; Growth of net advertising revenue by medium; National vs local share of net advertising
[filed July 2, 1998]
NRCC-45: Chart on Major Media Advertising as a Percentage of GDP, Canada and the United States, 1986 to 1995
[filed July 2, 1998]
NRCC-46: Excerpt of Broadcast Dialogue of February 5, 1998 re: The Emergency Measures Organization and the performance of some broadcasters during the ice storm
[filed July 3, 1998]
NRCC-47: Chart on Average number of hours a week tuned in to television and radio down from last year (1987 to 1996), Statistics Canada, Focus on Culture, Spring 1998
[filed July 3, 1998]
NRCC-48: BBM Chart on Average Hours of Radio Listening, Canada, 1985 to 1997
[filed July 3, 1998]
NRCC-49: Set of 3 charts on 1997 Private Radio Networks and Stations Operation Results (by Range of Advertising Revenue), Broadcast Analysis, CRTC, June 20, 1998
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-50: Schedule L (May 30, 1997) - CTD Commitments 1997 and CTD FACTOR Commitments
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-51: Globe & Mail article dated June 4, 1993 "CHUM prospers even in slow times"
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-52: Financial Post article dated December 16, 1997 "CHUM charts broadcasting gains"
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-53: Excerpt of an article from The Record's Factor 15th Anniversary Special, May 26, 1997 re: The Broadcast Perspective
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-54: Article entitled A funny thing happened on the way to retirement, Report on Business Magazine - Globe & Mail, February 1998
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-55: Stockwatch Chart for RDAA - Radiomutuel Inc.
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-56: Excerpt of SHAW Communications Inc. Financial Statements, Ernst & Young, August 31, 1997
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-57: Chart on Program Costs as a Percentage of Revenue for Music Format Stations and Low Music Use Stations - Source: Statistics Canada as reported in Appendix C of Exhibit NRCC-24
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-58: Set of charts on Costs for Programming and Percent of Program Content for Music Format Stations - Source: Statistics Canada data prepared for CAB, NRCC-24 (page 8) and NRCC-27 (Appendix A)
[filed July 7, 1998]
NRCC-59: Frank P. Monteleone's opinion re: Chain of Title Issues
[filed July 8, 1998]
NRCC-60: Response to Copyright Board's Questions Concerning Exhibit NRCC-27
[filed July 8, 1998]
NRCC-61: Letter dated July 9, 1998 from Frank P. Monteleone with copies of two cases, i.e. Wright v. Incorporated Synod of the Diocese of Huron (1885) 11 S.C.R.95; and Baker v. Forest City Lodge (1897) 28 O.R. 238
[filed July 9, 1998]
NRCC-62: (1) AFM By-Laws and the Canadian Office Rules of Practice and Procedure
(2) AFM "mail-out" sent to all recording musicians in Canada
(3) AFM articles on Neighbouring Rights
[filed July 14, 1998]
NRCC-63: Response to Outline of Evidence Regarding the NRCC's "Eligible Repertoire" Study (Exhibit CAB-29)
[filed August 10, 1998]
NRCC-64: Electronic version of NRCC's Tariff 1.A scenario with its algorithms
[filed August 6, 1998]
NRCC-65: Set of slides used during Mr. Benoît's testimony
(1) Margin of error calculation for a simple random sample
(2) Margin of error calculation for a two-stage cluster sample
(3) Relation between proportion of eligible plays and audience on 70 commercial radio stations in 1977
(4) Proportion of eligible plays on 70 commercial radio stations in 1977
[filed August 27, 1998]
NRCC-66: Sample of NRCC's letter to producers
[filed August 27, 1998]

Société de gestion des droits des artistes-musiciens (SOGEDAM)
SOGEDAM-1: Énoncé de cause et mémoire sur la preuve
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-2: Accord de mandat entre la SPEDIDAM et la SOGEDAM
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-3: Parties contractantes à la Convention de Rome en date du 6 mars 1998
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-4: Extrait d'une monographie de Frédérique de Ridder intitulé Droits d'auteur, droits voisins : les organismes de gestion
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-5: Document intitulé "Distribution to Affiliated Societies" indiquant les montants distribués par la SOCAN à ses sociétés affiliées; et "SOCAN Revenues from Performing Right - Canadian Licences" de 1990 à 1995
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-6: Rapports du CRTC concernant le taux de diffusion des stations qui ont fait l'objet d'un examen du contenu musical en 1997
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-7: Rapport du CRTC : Distribution du contenu canadien
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-8: Rapport du CRTC : Distribution de la musique vocale française
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-9: Rapport du CRTC : Étude de l'utilisation de la musique en 1997
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-10: Rapport du CRTC : Radio privée - Relevés statistiques et financiers, 1993 - 1997
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-11: Liste des stations de radio commerciale canadiennes
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-12: Rapport intitulé Analyse des statistiques financières de toutes les stations privées de radio et de télévision - 1996, préparé par Statistique Canada pour l'ACR,
septembre 1997
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-13: Rapport soumis au groupe de travail sur l'avenir de l'industrie canadienne de la musique, Étude de l'industrie canadienne de l'enregistrement sonore, Phase I - Description de l'industrie, mars 1995
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-14: Analyse du répertoire canadien de la SOGEDAM
[déposé le 10 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-15: Copie des mandats et conventions de cession des sociétés et associations regroupant des artistes-interprètes
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-16: Rapport intitulé Le temps d'agir : Rapport du groupe de travail sur l'avenir de l'industrie canadienne de la musique, mars 1996
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-17: Rapport de Statistique Canada : Radiodiffusion et télévision, 1995
[déposé le 3 avril 1998]
SOGEDAM-18: Mémoire sur la preuve supplémentaire
[déposé le 10 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-19: Liste des ayants droit de la SOGEDAM
[déposé le 12 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-20: Lettre de la SPEDIDAM confirmant le nombre d'ayants droit
[déposé le 12 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-21: Tableau sur l'impact financier du projet de tarif sur les stations de radio commerciale
[déposé le 10 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-22: Sentence arbitrale concernant le compromis d'arbitrage entre la SPEDIDAM et l'ADAMI
[déposé le 12 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-23: Fondements juridiques de la représentation exclusive de la SPEDIDAM
[déposé le 10 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-24: Répertoire provisoire des prestations des ayants droit canadiens de la SOGEDAM
[déposé le 12 juin 1998]
(Modification re : Martin Daviault déposée le 26 juin 1998)
SOGEDAM-25: Art. 13(5) et 13(6) du Règlement de 1986 sur la radio
[déposé le 12 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-26: Rapport du contenu musical des stations CFGL-FM, CFZZ-FM et CHEY-FM
[déposé le 12 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-27: Lettre datée du 10 juin 1998 d'Eric Lefebvre à Paul Audley au sujet de la rencontre du 1er juin entre la SCGDV et la SOGEDAM
[déposé le 18 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-28: Feuille de présence de la SPEDIDAM
[déposé le 26 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-29: Evolution des encaissements SPRÉ
[déposé le 26 juin 1998]
SOGEDAM-30: Pages du magazine International Musician, numéros de septembre et d'octobre 1997
[déposé le 2 juillet 1998]
SOGEDAM-31: Page de signature de la convention de cession entre la SOGEDAM et l'artiste-interprète, signée par le cédant et la société cessionnaire
[déposé le 8 juillet 1998]

Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB)
CAB-1: Statement of Case
[filed May 1, 1998]
(Revised Statement of Case filed June 6, 1998)
CAB-2: Report entitled Revitalizing the Canadian Radio Industry: A Financial Review prepared by Scott Cuthbertson and Dan DeAlmeida, TD Securities,
September 1997
[filed May 1, 1998]
CAB-3.A: Financial charts relating to the Canadian Radio Industry
[filed May 1, 1998]
CAB-3.B: Booklet with references on specific source material charts were based upon
[filed June 6, 1998]
CAB-4: Report entitled A Canadian Media Overview, submitted by Terry Sheehy, Senior Vice-President, Media Services, May 1, 1998
[filed May 1, 1998]
CAB-5: Report entitled Neighbouring Rights - A Comparative Study, undertaken for the CAB by Tom Rivers, Rivers Consultancy, London, May 1998
[filed May 22, 1998]
CAB-6: "Oakes Research Report", David Oakes, Oakes Research
[filed May 25, 1998]
[Replacement pages filed June 6, 1998]
CAB-7: CRTC Public Notice 1998-41, Commercial Radio Policy
[filed May 1, 1998]
CAB-8: Interrogatory Responses to be relied upon by CAB
[filed May 25, 1998]
CAB-9: Set of charts on "Radio Listening Trends in Canada"
[filed May 22, 1998]
CAB-10: Excerpt of the report entitled An Examination of Current Policies and Programs and Legislation for the Canadian Sound Recording Industry, March 31, 1995, Ekos Research Associates (pages re: Marketing, Promotion and Advertising)
[filed June 17, 1998]
CAB-11: Various charts on top selling songs/CDs in the Ottawa Region
[filed June 17, 1998]
CAB-12: Excerpts (pages 19 and 20) of This Business of Music, written by William Krasilovsky and Sidney Shemel, Revised and Enlarged Seventh Edition, Billboard Books
[filed June 18, 1998]
CAB-13: Excerpt of David Basskin's presentation at the Canadian Music Week Conference, March 1998, Toronto
[filed June 18, 1998]
CAB-14: Globe & Mail Newspaper article entitled Songwriters bow to Dion's tune, written by Alexandra Gill
[filed June 18, 1998]
CAB-15: Excerpt of Stephen Stohn's presentation at the Canadian Music Week Conference, March 1998, Toronto
[filed June 18, 1998]
CAB-16: Excerpt of Intellectual Property and the National Information Infrastructure, The Report of the Working Group on Intellectual Property Rights, by Bruce A. Lehman, Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks and Ronald H. Brown, Secretary of Commerce, September 1995
[filed June 22, 1998]
CAB-17: Excerpt of the report entitled An Examination of Current Policies and Programs and Legislation for the Canadian Sound Recording Industry, March 31, 1995, Ekos Research Associates (Section 4.3 - The Regulatory Framework for Broadcasting and Telecommunications)
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-18: Excerpt of the report entitled An Examination of Current Policies and Programs and Legislation for the Canadian Sound Recording Industry, March 31, 1995, Ekos Research Associates (one page pertaining to Canadian content requirements)
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-19: Excerpts (pages 139 and 140) of Paul Audley's book entitled Canada's Cultural Industries - Broadcasting, Publishing, Records and Film, James Lorimer & Company, Publishers in association with the Canadian Institute for Economic Policy, Toronto 1983
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-20: Excerpt of Ross Reynold's testimony before the CRTC, December 4, 1997 re: Public Notice CRTC 1997-104, Review of the Commission's Policies for Commercial Radio
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-21: Excerpt of the report entitled An Examination of Current Policies and Programs and Legislation for the Canadian Sound Recording Industry, March 31, 1995, Ekos Research Associates (Re: Distribution and Marketing)
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-22: Excerpt of the report entitled An Examination of Current Policies and Programs and Legislation for the Canadian Sound Recording Industry, March 31, 1995, Ekos Research Associates (one page pertaining to the production of Canadian content records)
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-23: Affidavit of Peter S. Grant (Sworn May 4, 1998) - Court File No. 98-CL-2821
[filed June 23, 1998]
CAB-24: U.K. Tribunal Decision, March 1993 - The Association of Independent Radio Companies Limited and Another v. Phonographic Performance Limited and British Broadcasting Corporation
[filed June 26, 1998]
CAB-25: Collective Licensing: A report on certain practices in the Collective Licensing of Public Performance and Broadcasting Rights in Sound Recordings, U.K. Monopolies and Merger Commission, December 1988
[filed June 26, 1998]
CAB-26: Copies of various CD covers
[filed July 7, 1998]
CAB-27: Contributions to FACTOR/MusicAction
[filed July 8, 1998]
CAB-28: Value of NRCC Neighbouring Rights Tariff 1.A
[filed July 8, 1998]
CAB-29: Outline of Evidence Regarding the NRCC's "Eligible Repertoire" Study
[filed July 17, 1998]
CAB-30: Letter dated August 25, 1998 from J. Aidan O'Neill to the Copyright Board and related attachments:
Appendix A: AM and FM Stations Breakdown
Appendix B: Monthly Airtime Revenue Fluctuations 1996 and 1997 (Source RMB TRAM Reports)
Appendix C: Share of Airtime Revenues - Total Radio versus Top 11 TRAM Markets (Source: Statistics Canada, RMB Tram Reports)
Appendix D: Airtime Revenue Growth - Total Radio versus Top 11 Markets (Source: Statistics Canada and RMB Tram Reports)
[filed August 25, 1998]
CAB-31: Table on Number of Plays and Percentage Eligible on Commercial Radio Stations Stratified by Language, Format and Band
[filed August 27, 1998]
CAB-32: French Administrative Commission decision dated December 22, 1993 establishing the rate payable by commercial radio stations to music performers and record producers
[filed March 25, 1999]

Copyright Board/Commission du droit d'auteur
BOARD-1: Definition of "Wireless Transmission System" Regulations, SOR/98-307,
May 28, 1998
Règlement sur la définition de «système de transmission par ondes radioélectriques», DORS/98-307, 28 mai 1998
[filed June 16, 1998]
BOARD-2: Regulations Defining "Advertising Revenues" (and Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement) / Règlement sur la définition de recettes publicitaires (et résumé de l'étude d'impact de la réglementation)
[filed June 16, 1998]
BOARD-3: Set of tables on Private Radio Profitability for 1996 prepared by Statistics Canada
[filed June 26, 1998]
(Revised tables filed July 8, 1998)
(New revised tables for 1996 and 1997 filed August 27, 1998)