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.
May 02, 2012
Big thanks to all the students who took the time to give us their spin on Intellectual Property and why copyright is important!
All applicants will be notified of their status via email by the end of June.
Lots of interesting articles like this one circulating about SOPA and Protect IP: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/musicblog/2012/jan/19/behind-music-anti-piracy-legislation
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Music Publishers Association (MPA) and the National Association for Music Education (formerly MENC) are pleased to announce the winners of the Second Annual Copyright Awareness Scholarship Competition. Created in 2010, the annual scholarship program aims to get students excited about intellectual property and encourages those students to educate their peers on the value of copyright.