News Blog

  • This is where you'll find all the latest CASA news.

  • Watch out for news of workshops, conferences, competitions and more.

  • Free book about the SA Music Industry

  • ONE, TWO, ONE, TWO: A Step By Step Guide To The SA Music Industry, a book by David Chislett, is now available as a free download.

  • Important meeting regarding SAMRO

  • Meeting to held to discuss SAMRO's new MOI

  • Calling young composers

  • Student and young composers - please take note of this special event.

  • CASA - Cape Town workshop

  • CASA announces our first workshop in Cape Town.

  • CASA opposes new IP Bill

  • In 2008, the DTI sought to give effect to its policy on traditional knowledge by introducing the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Bill. The Bill proposes amending the Copyright Act, the Designs Act, the Trade Marks Act and the Performers Protection Act.

    CASA is concerned that the Bill has progressed through the legislative process despite widespread criticism and opposition from legal experts, practitioners and industry stakeholders.