November 29, 2001
MPAA's Valenti Applauds New York Appeals Court Ruling in Motion Picture Industry DeCSS Case
Author: JT Smith
Jack Valenti, President and C.E.O. of the MPAA, today praised the ruling by the New York Appeals Court for the Second Circuit on the Eric Corley DeCSS case, stating that "[t]he decision of the Second Circuit confirms the constitutionality of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. It makes very clear that anyone who makes available material which circumvents encryption of creative works violates the law." Read more in this press release.