As the calendar turns, the issue of copyright reversion, termination or recapture — call it what you will — will gain further momentum, as the music albums released in 1978 come into the category where rights to them may go from the labels to the artist. It’s a topic that’s been dealt with by this blog before, including here and here. But as 2013 rolls on us, studio executives remain unfazed and only a small number of artists have filed notices of termination including Devo and Pat Benatar. Here’s a readable recap of the issue and look ahead at prospective developments in the near term.