If you are in the business of creating then understanding copyright is vital
You probably can’t copyright your business’s name, but you may still be protected from unfair competition by trademark law
- Basics from the United Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Performing Rights Organizations (PRO’s)
PRO’s collect and distribute money to songwriters, composers, and publishers for public performances of copyrighted music
- The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers
- Broadcast Music, Inc.
- (Originally) the Society of European Stage Authors and Composers, now they just prefer SESAC