Free Workshop: Understanding Copyright & Music Licensing

Thursday, August 13, 2020 – 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Via Zoom

We will cover:

  • Finding copyright information
  • Using copyrighted music during a broadcast and displaying assembly editions for your parishioners
  • Explaining how long a copyright lasts, and how copyright law has affected the music industry
  • Why publishers and record labels exist and what does that mean to the Church MP3s and YouTube videos in your livestream
  • Diocese of St. Petersburg LIvestream Policy


  • Leanna Boyd, Manager, Contract and Royalty Administration, OCP
  • Teresa Peterson, Executive Dir. of Communications, Diocese of St. Petersburg

Sponsored by the Diocese of St. Petersburg Office of Communications and OCP