Profile Type: Creative Business
Creative Business
Music Rights Consultant - Heather Hathwell

Music/Film/TV veteran with over 25 years between two entertainment powerhouse firms in Los Angeles, provides the following services to the creative community:

for Film/TV/Game producers and production companies: 

      * Music rights clearance and supervision with budget strategy

      * Consulting on ancillary revenue streams and alternatives

      * Analysis of contracts and current distribution and exploitation rights

for Record Labels/Artists/Publishers:  

      * Sample clearance

      * Licensing representation and negotiation and publishing administration with international collection option

      * Consulting on ancillary issues for digital services

for Authors/Songwriters/Artists/Publishers (and Estates): 

      * Expertise on various rights recapture issues and strategies for legacy artists and authors with works from the mid-to-late 1960s, early 1980s and more.

      * Preparing asset catalogs (publishing, recordings and more) for sale, including forensic review

      * Facilitation of international payments such as for neighboring rights

      * Non-CPA expert desktop auditing of royalty streams

for Investors in Music Copyrights:

      * Due diligence assistance for purchasers of catalogs

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I Have Worked With

  • September 2012

    Consulted for several high profile recording artists and songwriters, as well as for book authors and prominent producer, since mid-2012.   Projects have included music clearance, rights recapture projects and music publishing catalog review.   I have also obtained music/appearance releases for Rock In Rio live concerts. 

  • Creative Business

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PO Box 408
Montague, MA 01351
Physical Address: 
1 Bray Road
Heath, MA 01346
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Profile Type: 
Creative Business
Primary Discipline: 
Music - General
Additional Disciplines: 
Literary Arts- Fiction
Literary Arts - Publishing
Media - Film
Media - Television
Music - Jazz
Music - Orchestral
Music - Pop / Rock
Music - R&B / Soul
Music - Rap / Hip-Hop
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Business Service Organizations
Activities and Services: 
Artist Representation / Artist Management
Audio or Video Recording
Broadcast Production
Film Preproduction / Production / Editing Services
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