Weekly Round-Up

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Here’s a round-up of some of the key industry news stories that we’ve brought you this week, in case you missed them…

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Here are this week’s key stories:

MI Supply Chain: Supply and Logistics Challenges

Container shortages in Asia and congestion at UK ports have become new challenges for suppliers as the world plays catch up on the back of the economic disruption posed by the Coronavirus pandemic. Here’s an update and some advice for you.

Brexit: The latest guidance from HMRC in just 30 minutes

HMRC’s recent Webinar, attended by the MIA team, provided a number of useful tips for music industry companies managing the Brexit minefield. You can watch the webinar back, and we’d recommend that you start watching at 9:00 minutes in – it will take just 30 minutes.

Six Crucial Employment Law Changes in 2021

There is no doubt that 2020 has been a very busy year. Now, with 2021 just around the corner, let’s take a look ahead to some key developments to be aware of with the MIA’s Trusted Business Support Helpline partner, Croner.

The Guardian: ‘A gamechanger for musicians’: app offers library of interactive sheet music

We were really excited to read a recent article in The Guardian about Enote, a German startup which is working on the complex task of digitalising musical notation. This app could revolutionise music-making for classical musicians, they could have access to Centuries of sheet music in professional quality right at their fingertips.