RightsClick Joins the Copyright Alliance as Its Newest Associate Member

July 5, 2022

Contact: Eileen Bramlet ebramlet@copyrightalliance.org

Washington, DC –  The Copyright Alliance, which represents the copyright interests of over two million individual creators and more than 15,000 organizations across the spectrum of copyright disciplines, announced the addition of RightsClick as its newest associate member.

RightsClick is a copyright management suite, designed by copyright experts and advocates to help users manage their copyright portfolios, register works with the U.S. Copyright Office, and assess and remedy infringements. And soon, the suite will help copyright owners to file and manage claims before the Copyright Claims Board (CCB).

In a statement about joining the Copyright Alliance, co-founder Steven Tepp noted that, “RightsClick is very pleased to partner with the Copyright Alliance and its members as we continue to work diligently to help creators manage and protect their valuable creative assets.”

Regarding RightsClick joining the Copyright Alliance, CEO Keith Kupferschmid stated, “We are pleased to have RightsClick join as an associate member during a time that’s so crucial for copyright and the creative industries. RightsClick brings a wealth of technical expertise and creator advocacy knowledge to the table, and all of us at the Copyright Alliance look forward to working with them.”



The Copyright Alliance is a non-profit, non-partisan public interest and educational organization representing the copyright interests of 2 million individual creators and 15,000 organizations in the United States, across the spectrum of copyright disciplines. The Copyright Alliance is dedicated to advocating policies that promote and preserve the value of copyright, and to protecting the rights of creators and innovators. For more information, please visit our website.


The RightsClick vision is to produce the first and only comprehensive copyright management suite for creative professionals. Beginning with tools for portfolio management, registration, and DIY enforcement, the company envisions a full suite of options, including facilitating licensing and keeping track of the use of protected works in new projects. RightsClick co-founders are David Newhoff, a seasoned blogger, film producer, book author, and copyright advocate; and Steven Tepp, an attorney with more than 25 years of experience in IP law and policy, who previously worked for the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee and the U.S. Copyright Office. Steven also teaches copyright law at GWU’s Law School. To learn more about RightsClick, please visit their website.