Anna Chauvet

U.S. Copyright Office, Associate General Counsel

Anna Chauvet

U.S. Copyright Office, Associate General Counsel

Biography

Anna serves as Associate General Counsel at the U.S. Copyright Office, where she works on a wide range of legal and policy matters pertaining to copyright. She provides legal guidance to the various divisions of the Office, helps prepare policy reports, and counsels the U.S. Department of Justice regarding positions to adopt in federal copyright litigation, including U.S. Supreme Court cases such as Star Athletica, L.L.C. v. Varsity Brands, Inc. On the regulatory side, she spearheaded two rulemakings to implement provisions of the recently-enacted Orrin G. Hatch–Bob Goodlatte Music Modernization Act (“MMA”) relating to pre-1972 sound recordings. She is currently working on rulemakings regarding the mechanical licensing collective and new blanket compulsory license for musical works created by the MMA. Prior to joining the Copyright Office, Anna worked in private practice representing media, technology, and entertainment clients on copyright, trademark, and patent matters.

All sessions by Anna Chauvet

Updates and Implications of the Music Modernization Act

29 Apr 2020
10:30 am CST - 10:45 am CST
Room 2