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Home is a site dedicated to exploring and discussing legal issues facing songwriters.  You'll find the site is constructed in plain language and with a sense of humor. Robert Carter, creator of SongRights, represents musicians, performers, and songwriters of every genre, as well as independent record labels, publishing companies, managers, studios, and others in the music industry. He has served as president of the Austin Songwriters Group, Chairman of the Entertainment Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, board member of Austin Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts, and member of the Planning Committee for the State Bar of Texas seminars on the Legal Aspects of the Entertainment Industry. He is an Adjunct Professor of Entertainment Law at St. Mary's Law School. A former Briefing Attorney for the Texas Supreme Court, and an Honors Graduate of both the University of Texas and the UT Law School, Mr. Carter has been in private practice since 1982. His articles on music law have appeared in monthly newsletters and magazines throughout Texas. He is a frequent speaker at artist seminars.


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