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Session Name: Copyright Office Modernization and Autonomy: What’s on the Agenda?
MeetingType: Chapter Meeting
Date: 04/01/15
Description: New York Chapter Brown Bag Lunch: This informal discussion addressed the current initiative to upgrade the Copyright Office for the 21st Century and provide it with greater autonomy. June Besek and Mary Rasenberger discussed the rationale for these changes and provided an update on the discussions on the Hill concerning Copyright Office Modernization, including the House Judiciary Committee’s inquiry. They described some of the options for creating an independent Copyright Office, what each might look like and the benefits and drawbacks of each.
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Speaker(s): June M. Besek, Mary Rasenberger
Keywords: Copyright Office, Legislation, Library of Congress, Orphan Works, Recordation, Registration, Section 512, Streaming