Time to get all your paperwork in order.
If you want to collect 100% of the publishing for a work you do not control 100% of the copyright for, you need to register your co-writer as a client rather than an outside writer. That way we can inform your Performing Rights Organization (PRO) that your co-writer gave you the right to collect their publishing royalties. (They can still get their writer’s share directly from the PRO.)
Please note: In order to collect the publisher’s share of royalties for your co-writer, you will need to provide proof of your agreement. The easiest way to do this would be to have the writer sign the Letter of Direction within your account.
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