Industry Experts

The Copyright Alliance regularly works with industry experts to create and assemble free educational copyright videos for creators. The videos discuss the importance of copyright protection in a variety of industries, the need to enforce legal licensing of products, and so much more. With real examples from real experts in their field, our educational copyright videos are assets that can help you better understand how to protect your works. After watching the videos below, we encourage you to read more about fellow creator experiences in our Creator Spotlight blogs. You can also continue to hear more from industry experts when you join the Copyright Alliance for free and watch our Copyright Academy webinar series, which was developed exclusively for our creator members.

Dan Mirvish On Indie Filmmaking

Filmmaker Dan Mirvish talks about the process of indie filming and the importance of protecting the work.

Attorney David Kappos talks about the majority of middle class creators who are affected by copyright.

David Price “Behind The Cyberlocker Door”

NetNames analyst David Price describes his findings about the cyberlocker piracy enterprise.

Photographer Doug Menuez discusses his project “Fearless Genius,” which documented the early days of Silicon Valley, and he describes how a cultural change in that industry affected the perceived value of “content.”

Dena Seidel Copyright Fosters Creative Solutions

Graphic artist and software designer Ross Shain talks about Academy Award winning Mocha software and the need to enforce legal licensing of the product.

Writer/Director Jordan Roberts discusses the almost instant piracy of his indie film “Frankie Go Boom” and how this can reduce his chances of making a next film.

Visual artist Kat Caverly discusses her experiences managing her work online from early days of the Web to the current environment.