Retired US Copyright Chief On Copyright Clearance Center BoardPublished on 17 February 2011 @ 3:10 pm
By Catherine Saez, Intellectual Property Watch
The appointment of former United States Register of Copyrights to the board of directors of the Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) was announced yesterday.
Marybeth Peters, who recently retired, became the US Register of Copyrights on 7 August 1994, and held the position of policy planning adviser to the register from 1983 to 1994. From 1989 to 1990 Peters was a consultant on copyright law to the World Intellectual Property Organization, according to the office website.
In a press release, CCC said that “with service at the US Copyright Office spanning four decades, Peters adds another seasoned copyright policy expert to CCC.”
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