Trump Is About To Gain Full Control Over The US Copyright Office
Trump Is About to Gain Full Control Over the US Copyright Office
US Copyright Office, Washington, DC
It’s the giant ‘f*&k you’ Trump’s been dying to give Hollywood. Now, pending legislation would pass full authority over the US Copyright Office to Donald Trump.
Think copyright law is seriously screwed up? Then get ready for even greater chaos ahead. Now, a broken, outdated set of copyright statutes could fall under direct purview of the Trump Administration.
What could possibly go wrong?
Right now, the US Copyright Office falls under the Library of Congress. Accordingly, the head of the US Copyright Office — called the ‘Register’ — has traditionally been appointed by …