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  1. Teens Plead With Chris Dodd to Change 'Bully's' R Rating

    8:38 pm 3/15/2012

    Producer Harvey Weinstein, bullying victims met with the former senator and current MPAA CEO in Washington after a screening of the documentary.Read more

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  2. MPAA Chairman Chris Dodd Pushes for Indian Film Industry to Fight Against Piracy

    12:22 am 3/14/2012

    Addressing the FICCI FRAMES convention in Mumbai, he attributes the loss of 500,000 jobs and $1 billion a year from the country's economy to content theft.Read more

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  3. Congress Joins Weinstein's 'Bully' Rating Fight With MPAA as 20 Members Sign Teen's Petition

    7:16 am 3/12/2012

    A teen's petition to the ratings board gets support from a bipartisan coalition.Read more

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  4. FICCI FRAMES 2012: MPAA's Chris Dodd to Give Welcome Address at Indian Entertainment Industry Event

    11:33 pm 2/28/2012

    The annual confab's 13th edition will be held in Mumbai from 14-16 March with Japan as partner country.Read more

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  5. How 'Avatar,' Obama's Personal Letter Helped U.S. Studios Gain More Access to China's Market

    12:05 pm 2/24/2012

    Executives Bob Iger, Jeffrey Katzenberg and Chris Dodd played a role in the backroom negotiation that will allow more 3D blockbusters into the country.Read more

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  6. MPAA Announces Four New Hires

    12:48 pm 2/16/2012

    Alex Swartsel, Brian Cohen, Lauren Pastarnack and Kate Bedingfield get director positions.Read more

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  7. The SOPA War: How to Fix Hollywood's Image Problem (Opinion)

    2:05 pm 1/26/2012

    A top public-affairs consultant offers candid advice to the entertainment industry.Read more

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  8. The SOPA War: A Frantic Call, an Aborted Summit, and Dramatic New Details on How Hollywood Lost

    11:40 am 1/25/2012

    THR goes inside the piracy battle with MPAA president Chris Dodd as the industry wonders what went wrong and how to fix its battered image. Read more

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  9. Sundance 2012: MPAA's Chris Dodd Calls Piracy Defeat a 'Watershed Event'

    12:45 am 1/24/2012

    Speaking at the festival's daily Cinema Cafe series, Dodd said the tech community's ability to mobilize the public was a game-changing phenomenon that he hadn't seen in more than three decades in public office. Read more

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  10. Online Petition Targets SOPA Comments from MPAA Chief Chris Dodd on Fox News

    6:00 am 1/23/2012

    Critics speak of "an open admission of bribery," but a spokesman says he merely made an obvious point when he said: "Those who count on quote Hollywood for support need to understand that this industry is watching very carefully who's going to stand up for them."Read more

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