Section 1201 Exemptions to Prohibition Against Circumvention of Technological Measures Protecting Copyrighted Works: Opposition Comments

Opposition comments in response to the October 15, 2020 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking were due on February 9, 2021.

Class Commenter
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Class 1: Audiovisual Works—Criticism and Comment

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA (Multimedia Evidence)
  2. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
2

Class 2: Audiovisual Works—Texting

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  2. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
3

Class 3: Audiovisual Works—Accessibility

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  2. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
4

Class 4: Audiovisual Works—Livestream Recording

  1. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
5

Class 5: Audiovisual Works Preservation

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA (Multimedia Evidence)
  2. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
6

Class 6: Audiovisual Works—Space-Shifting

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  2. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
  3. Software and Information Industry Association
7

Class 7:

7(a) Motion Pictures—Text and Data Mining and 7(b) Literary Works—Text and Data Mining

  1. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners

7(a) Motion Pictures — Text and Data Mining

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA

7(b) Literary Works — Text and Data Mining

  1. Association of American Publishers
  2. Software and Information Industry Association
8

Class 8: Literary Works—Accessibility

  1. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
9

Class 9: Literary Works—Medical Device Data

  1. ACT | The App Association
10

Class 10: Computer Programs—Unlocking

  1. Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association
11

Class 11: Computer Programs—Jailbreaking

  1. ACT | The App Association
  2. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  3. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
12

Class 12: Computer Programs—Repair

  1. ACT | The App Association
  2. Advanced Medical Technology Association
  3. Auto Innovators
  4. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  5. Equipment Dealers Association and Associated Equipment Distributors
  6. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
  7. Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance
  8. Philips North America
13

Class 13: Computer Programs—Security Research

  1. ACT | The App Association
  2. BSA | The Software Alliance
  3. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  4. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
  5. Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association
  6. Software and Information Industry Association
14

Class 14:

14(a) Computer Programs—Preservation and 14(b) Video Games— Preservation

  1. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners

14(b) Video Games— Preservation

  1. Entertainment Software Association
15

Class 15: Computer Programs — 3D Printing

N/A

16

Class 16: Computer Programs—Copyright License Investigation

  1. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  2. Equipment Dealers Association and Associated Equipment Distributors
  3. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners
17

Class 17: All Works—Accessibility Uses

  1. Association of American Publishers
  2. DVD CCA and AACS LA
  3. Joint Creators and Copyright Owners