Re:Create Executive Director quoted in Washington Internet Daily

MPAA, Creative Groups Urge Pro-IP Track in Trade Talks

By Anne Veigle

January 24, 2018

“…NAFTA delegates and policymakers ‘shouldn’t be fooled by Hollywood rhetoric,’ responded Joshua Lamel, Re:Create Coalition executive director. ‘The gatekeepers of the entertainment industry claim to represent “creators” yet they routinely ignore the interests of millions of bloggers, podcasters, internet video stars and Etsy artisans who rely on balanced copyright provisions to utilize online platforms,’ he said in a statement. ‘Fair use and safe harbors are essential parts of the American intellectual property framework and actually make IP stronger. If NAFTA covers intellectual property, fair use and safe harbors must be explicitly included.'”


Read the full article at Washington Internet Daily here.