If there are 2 authors of a joint copy written song. 1 wants to rerecord and publish the work, the other does not. What rights does the author that wants to publish the work have????
Thank you for the post, I am happy to assist you by answering your questions. It is essentially a stalemate, to publish the work over the other owner's objection would be an infringement of that owner's copyrights. Therefore, you need to enter into a settlement agreement enabling you to publish the work and retain the royalties. Please let me know if you have any follow up questions.
Even if all due royalties would be paid to coauthor
Yes, because for the coauthor money may not be the issue and he/she has the right to limit the publishing/dissemination of the work.
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