Munger, Tolles & Olson is pleased to announce that it has signed on as a founding member of the Copyright Alliance’s Legal Advisory Board. The Board, whose membership was announced on August 9, 2011, will work with the Copyright Alliance and its members to:
advance copyright strategy,
develop projects and programs that provide assistance to artists and creators,
expand work with law schools and young lawyers,
host educational events and webinars, and
contribute writing and research.
“This Board will be invaluable to the Copyright Alliance and its members,” said Sandra Aistars, Copyright Alliance Executive Director. “They have been a trusted source of legal guidance for many in the copyright world for years and we value their expertise.”
The Copyright Alliance is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization dedicated to the value of copyright as an agent for creativity, jobs and growth. Members include, among others, the Motion Picture Association of America, CBS Corporation, NBC Universal, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Universal Music Group.
Munger Tolles' entertainment practice represents a diverse group of clients in the motion picture, television and music industries. Leading entertainment and legal industry publications have repeatedly recognized Munger Tolles lawyers for the results they have achieved on behalf of the firm's entertainment industry clients.
The Copyright Alliance's press release can be found here.