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Ringtone ruling will extend to ringbacks as well: SOCAN

News | 09/07/2006 4:00 am EDT

Considering six is almost halfway between zero and 10, it’s fair to say the Copyright Board of Canada took the middle ground in its Aug. 18 decision on Tariff 24, which gives the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) a royalty of 6% on revenue from ringtone downloads between 2003 and 2005.

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