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Licensing Manager

Depending on the structure of the employing music company, a licensing manager may specialize in synch licensing, mechanical, performing, or a combination of copyright licensing. He or she is responsible for overseeing the license administrators in the royalty department and answers to the royalty director.

Clearance Administrator

Vanilla Ice wasn’t fooling anyone when he tried to convince a judge that a synthesized snare drum hit was enough to differentiate the “Ice Ice Baby” bassline from “Under Pressure.” A little haggling from a savvy clearance administrator and a willingness to attribute credit to Queen and David Bowie could have saved Robert Van Winkle and his label the “undisclosed amount” paid out of court to settle the dispute.