The National Music Council/ Music Publishers Association “Copy Kid” animated PSA that encourages young people to respect the rights of creators won best Community/Public Service Award at the 57th Annual New York Emmy® Awards. The animation, created by Bevin Carnes is part of a new, innovative education tool for primary school students designed to teach respect and admiration for creators, inventors and their works.
The NMC and MPA are looking for YOUR creative take on intellectual property. In three minutes or less tell us why copyright is important and you could win up to $5000!
August 09, 2013
After sorting through hundreds of applications we are pleased to announce our 2013 winners!
1st prize: Sam Ennis
2nd prize: Samuel Stucky
3rd prize: Alice Gavish
June 07, 2013
MONTCLAIR, NJ – As part of the “Music in Our Schools Month” celebration of March, 2013, the National Music Council (NMC) and the Music Publishers Association of the United States (MPA) have announced the release of a new, innovative education tool for primary school students designed to teach respect and admiration for creators, inventors and their works.
August 28, 2012
David O. Carson, the General Counsel of the US Copyright Office, is joining international recorded music industry association IFPI as head of global legal policy. He will report to chief executive Frances Moore and help coordinate the organisation’s outreach to policymakers worldwide. Carson will join IFPI on 24 September.
July 10, 2012
After sorting through hundreds of applications from accross the country, we are pleased to announce our 2012 winners.