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Issue 405 - December 20, 2010   

Librarian of Congress Names Acting Register of Copyrights

Librarian of Congress James Billington has named Maria Pallante as acting Register of Copyrights effective January 1, 2011. Pallante will serve until a permanent appointment is made to fill the office held by Marybeth Peters, who intends to retire December 31, 2010. (Read More)


December 27, 2010 Due date for comments on amendment to regulations on notices of termination
January 1, 2011 Effective date of Maria Pallante’s appointment as acting Register of Copyrights
January 31, 2011 Due date for reply comments on pre-1972 sound recordings
March 2, 2011

Due date for reply comments on pre-1972 sound recordings

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