Press Releases from the U.S. Copyright Office

This page contains copyright-related press releases issued by the Library of Congress. Read NewsNet for more news about U.S. Copyright Office hearings, deadlines for comments, new and proposed regulations, new publications, and other copyright-related subjects.


2014

Douglas Ament Appointed Chief Information Officer (March 10, 2014)

Elizabeth R. Scheffler Appointed Director, Office of Public Records and Repositories (March 10, 2014)


2013

Jacqueline C. Charlesworth Appointed General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights (July 30, 2013)

Robert Kasunic Named Associate Register of Copyrights and Director of Policy & Practices (April 16, 2013)

Karyn Temple Claggett Named Associate Register of Copyright (January 30, 2013)


2012

Register of Copyrights Names Chief of Operations (December 17, 2012)

Associate Register of Copyrights Michele Woods Appointed to WIPO (May 29, 2012)


2011

Register of Copyrights Names Associate Register for Policy and International Affairs (October 26, 2011)

Director of U.S. Copyright Office Announces Priorities, Special Projects for Next Two Years (October 25, 2011)

Maria Pallante Appointed 12th Register of Copyrights (June 1, 2011)


2010

Maria Pallante Appointed Acting Register of Copyrights (December 17, 2010)

Librarian of Congress Announces DMCA Section 1201 Rules for Exemptions Regarding Circumvention of Access-Control Technologies (July 26, 2010)