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  1. MPAA Chief Chris Dodd 'Hurt,' Defends His Piracy Strategy, Slams Obama and Google (Q&A)

    11:59 pm 1/18/2012

    As the SOPA legislation hangs by a thread, Hollywood's top lobbyist says he's not to blame for the backlash.Read more

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  2. MPAA Chairman Chris Dodd Speaks Out Against 'Blackout' Protest of SOPA and PIPA

    1:47 pm 1/17/2012

    Wikipedia, Reddit and several other sites are planning to go dark on Wednesday to express their opposition to the latest version of anti-piracy legislation.Read more

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  3. Why Both Sides of the Piracy Issue Applaud SOPA Delay (Analysis)

    6:59 pm 12/16/2011

    The Stop Online Piracy Act takes aim at foreign websites pirating American intellectual property.Read more

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  4. New Version Of 'Stop Online Piracy Act' As Controversial As Ever (Analysis)

    7:14 am 12/13/2011

    A leading House policy-maker makes some changes to the hot-button legislation, but criticism doesn't abate. The MPAA's Chris Dodd continues his call for Congress to act. Read more

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  5. Hollywood’s Top Brass Lobby For Anti-Piracy Laws In Washington, D.C.

    5:05 pm 12/7/2011

    Fox’s Jim Gianopulous, Warner Bros. Barry Meyer and Sony’s Michael Lynton met with top administration and Congressional leaders to promote new Internet policing legislation (which tech companies oppose). Read more

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  6. MPAA Announces Two New Staff Appointments

    1:14 pm 11/21/2011

    President and CEO Chris Dodd said Monday that Cybele Daley and Anna Soellner have joined the organization as vice presidents of government affairs and corporate communications, respectively. Read more

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  7. Chris Dodd Issues Stern Warning to Silicon Valley

    3:31 pm 11/16/2011

    The former Senator is lobbying Hollywood for tech community support on a Internet piracy bill. Read more

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  8. Chris Dodd Pushes Back Against Hollywood Vs. Technology Criticisms In SMPTE Address

    1:31 pm 10/26/2011

    The MPAA’s new head looks past the industry’s resistance to innovation in the modern era and vows to embrace tech to fight piracy. Read more

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  9. California Extends $100 Million Tax Credit Bill

    1:46 pm 10/10/2011

    $400 million has already been committed to the program, which was extended through the 2014-2015 fiscal year.Read more

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  10. MPAA's Chris Dodd, David Rips Join AFI's Board of Trustees

    1:21 pm 10/5/2011

    Nine others have been re-elected to the board, including Anne Sweeney, Brad Grey and Michael Wright. Read more

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