The unlicensed use of works under copyright. Infringement occurs when someone other than the rights holder violates one of the rights holder's exclusive rights. In music publishing, the 6 exclusive rights are Reproduction, Derivation, Public Display, Public Performance, Distribution and Digital Transmission. For more information, see 6 Exclusive Rights of a Copyright.

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