Items tagged "Marrakesh Treaty"

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Public Knowledge Supports Bipartisan Bill to Increase Accessible Content

May 10, 2018 consumer protections , Copyright , Marrakesh Treaty

Today, the Senate Judiciary Committee marked up Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Bob Corker’s (R-TN) bipartisan bill to amend the U.S. Copyright Act to ensure compliance with the Marrakesh Treaty adopted by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in 2013.

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Public Knowledge Welcomes Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Act to Increase Accessible Content

March 19, 2018 accessible content , Copyright , Marrakesh Treaty

Recently, bipartisan leadership of the Senate Judiciary and Foreign Relations Committees, Chairmen Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Bob Corker (R-TN), as well as Ranking Members Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ), introduced the Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Act (S. 2559).

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