Dr Farid El-Husseini

Director

FEH Media Insight

M. +44 (0) 7969 264 360

T. +44 (0) 117 330 4773

E. farid.el-husseini@feh-mi.com


FEH Media Insight provides expert advice in PRS Copyright Tribunal win

14/09/16

FEH Media Insight’s principal, Dr Farid El-Husseini, acted as the BARB data and statistical expert on behalf of PRS for Music in the Copyright Tribunal reference brought against it by ‎ITV.
 
Media law firm Simkins LLP, who represented PRS during the tribunal proceedings, notes that:
 
“PRS for Music has won the Copyright Tribunal reference brought against it by ‎ITV. […] It is the most significant decision relating to such rights for almost 20 years, since the 1997 BSkyB case. […] The Decision concerns, amongst other things, the annual sum ITV must pay to PRS for Music to use musical works in its programmes and broadcasts… .”