Copyright Alliance

The Copyright Alliance represents artists, creators, and innovators across the spectrum of copyright disciplines, including membership organizations, associations, unions, companies and guilds, representing artists, creators and innovators, and thousands of individuals.

Member organizations include:

ASCAP, ASMP, BMI, Motion Picture Association of America, NBCUniversal, TimeWarner, Viacom, 21st Century Fox, American Photographic Artists, CBS, Directors Guild of America, Getty Images, Graphic Artists Guild, National Press Photographers Association, NBA, Newspaper Association of American, Professional Photographers of America, SAG-AFTRA, Sony Pictures, The Association of Magazine Media and Disney.

For more information about the Copyright Alliance and its work on behalf of creators, go to

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Here’s How Much Copyright Contributes to the US Economy

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Cross-posted from [by Terrica Carrington] We talk a lot about the value of copyright protection — no surprise there. Copyright fosters creativity and leads to the development of culturally rich and historically significant works of art. It allows creators to reap the benefits of the time and effort they’ve devoted to their creative endeavors. It’s a driving force behind our preservation efforts. But if we had to put a price tag on it, exactly how much…

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The BIG Deal About Copyright Small Claims

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Cross-posted from By Terrica Carrington, Copyright Alliance Copyright Counsel On September 21st, the Copyright Society of the USA, the Congressional Caucus on Intellectual Property Promotion and Piracy Prevention, and the Copyright Alliance co-sponsored The Big Deal About Copyright Small Claims — a discussion on the role of a small claims process as a possible alternative for certain types of copyright litigation. The event took place on Capitol Hill and featured speakers representing various players across the…

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Copyright Alliance and CreativeFuture Urge ’16 Candidates to Fight for Strong Copyright System

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Cross-posted from The Copyright Alliance and CreativeFuture, two anti-piracy groups whose members include major film studios, record labels and media conglomerates, have joined forces for an open letter/mission statement and petition urging political candidates in the upcoming U.S. election to pledge to “ensure a strong copyright system that rewards creativity and promotes a healthy creative economy.” The open letter, addressed to “our country’s current and future leaders,” outlines several core shared beliefs between…

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Seeking Columbia-Cravath Copyright Clinic Applicants

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For the past several years the Copyright Alliance has been a proud partner of the Columbia-Cravath Copyright Dispute Pro Bono Clinic. Each fall semester the law firm of Cravath, Swaine and Moore LLP and law students enrolled in Columbia University provide free legal representation to individuals and small businesses in lawsuits involving cutting edge copyright issues. To assist the Clinic, the Copyright Alliance reaches out to individual creators and small businesses in all disciplines to…

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