LICENSING HUBS AND MARKETPLACES
Global platforms and new, digital use cases for content across all media sectors has made the process of obtaining and authorizing rights clearances far more difficult and complicated difficult than in the past, slowing commerce and triggering disputes over unlicensed usage. Could licensing hubs and online marketplaces offering “one-stop shopping” for rights bring order to the chaos?
Susan Allen, Attorney Advisor (Copyright), United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Virginie Berger, CEO, Armonia Online
Kris Kliemann, President, Kliemann & Co.
Thomas Minkus, Managing Director, IPR License
Lee Greer, Founder & President, NPREX