What is a BMI licensing for businesses, and why do businesses need to comply with Copyright Law?

BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) is a music performing right organization (PRO). It represents more than 1.1 million songwriters, composers, and music publishers from different music genres. PROs collect license fees from businesses that play music from the songwriters and singers they represent. The establishments required to license music include websites, retail stores, televisions and radio […]