Fairness Rocks News The CASE Act is an opportunity for creators to have rights and remedies


Fairness Rocks News The CASE Act is an opportunity for creators to have rights and remedies

Home Industry News The CASE Act is an opportunity for creators to have rights and remedies

Author: THOMAS KENNEDY

Date: May 13, 2019

Original Source: The Hill

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The CASE Act is an opportunity for creators to have rights and remedies

Last week, our nation celebrated National Small Business Week — a much-deserved nod to the more than 30 million small businesses that employ nearly 59 million workers. During the week, we honored the indomitable spirit that motivates millions of American entrepreneurs to accept the risks and challenges posed by starting new businesses in their local communities. But for many small business people — including photographers like my organization’s members, graphic artists, illustrators, authors and songwriters — holding onto to that spirt of entrepreneurship has proven increasingly difficult as their creative works are plundered by those who use them without permission and compensation — an increasingly easy task in our digital world.

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