Former Senator Chris Dodd to Head Motion Picture Association
After a year-long search to replace Dan Glickman, former senator Chris Dodd has been named the new head of the MPAA. Dodd is an Americanlawyer, lobbyist, and Democratic Partypolitician who served as a United States Senator from Connecticut for a thirty-year period ending with the 111th United States Congress.
Barry Meyer, chairman of Warner Bros., said Dodd has the "right political instincts and experience" to lead the film industry against content piracy. You can read more here; I'll wait.
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So, what do you think? Is digital piracy about to get a wake-up call? Is Dodd the right person for the job?