Friday, March 10, 2017 11:24 am | By Lorenzo Montanari
A new Congress and White House represents a time of opportunity for America. The United States is the global leader in entrepreneurship, creativity, and innovation, and strong intellectual property rights are integral to this continued success. Property Rights Alliance, Americans for Tax Reform and Digital Liberty, along with more than 60 bi-partisan state and national organizations, have authored an open coalition letter to members of Congress with guidelines to consider in regards to intellectual property rights. Our organizations not only engage in research and educational initiatives in intellectual property, but also represent millions of Americans through state and national advocacy.
Oscar Nominees Top the List of Most Pirated Movies
Thursday, March 2, 2017 10:56 am | By Elizabeth McKee
It comes as no surprise to learn the rise of digital streaming services is changing the way movie buffs experience Oscar-season. For the first time ever, an online digital-streaming service won Academy Awards this year. Also cashing in on the rise of digital streaming services, the New York Times created a website that linked viewers to the online streaming platforms where they could legally watch the year’s most talked-about movies. Despite these innovations, digital streaming still poses a major threat to the biggest night in Hollywood. Online piracy is jeopardizing the sancity of intellectual property rights and stealing revenues from the movie industry.
IP Rights Protect American Workers
Monday, February 27, 2017 4:22 pm | By Elizabeth McKee
In his recent appearance at the CPAC, President Donald Trump delivered a rousing speech on the achievements that conservatives can expect to see in the next four years. During his speech, President Donald Trump recommitted to the promises he made during the election: to revitalize the economy and to bring back jobs to American workers. The president emphasized, “And our victory was a win for everyone who believes it’s time to stand up for America, to stand up for the American worker and to stand up for the American flag . . . We will promote our values. We will rebuild our inner cities. We will bring back our jobs and our dreams.“