The MLC is a nonprofit organization that was created from the Music Modernization Act.
It will contain a public database of musical works. You will also be able to sign into a portal where creators or publishers can submit musical works data to ensure they are paid properly.
The MLC will issue blanket mechanical license (like PRO’s do) for Digital Service Providers, collect royalties and pay songwriters, composers, lyricists publishers.
The MLC and HFA will be working together to share data.
You will have to register with the MLC to collect royalties and to submit claims for unmatched activity of musical works.
To get notified when the portal is live sign up here.