The Obama Administration is asking to hear from creators, including songwriters and recording artists, about how intellectual property infringement affects your livelihood. The Administration is also seeking advice on what the government could be doing to better protect the rights of artists and creators in the United States.
All comments must be submitted by TODAY, March 24 by 5:00 p.m. EST.
Here's how to make yourself heard:
1. Send an email to Ms. Espinel and the Obama Administration: firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Include in your email: your story, why intellectual property rights are important to you, how piracy and infringement affect you, and what the U.S. government can do to better protect the rights of creative Americans.3. Also include in your email: your name, city, state, and the type of artist you are.
4. DO NOT include any personal or private information as all comments will be posted publicly on the White House website.