U.S. Copyright Office Issues Final Rule Regarding Use of Ex Parte Communications

Issue No. 1016 - August 11, 2023

The Copyright Office has issued a final rule regarding the use of ex parte communications in informal rulemakings. The proposed rule defines ex parte communications, instructs the public on how to request an ex parte meeting with the Office, sets forth responsibilities of parties after an ex parte meeting, and addresses impermissible ex parte communications.

Additional information on this rule is available here.