Sign of the times

By David
February 8, 2005

Showing just how serious the music industry takes the current copyright debate:

“David Israelite, former attorney general John D. Ashcroft’s deputy chief of staff — he ran the Justice Department’s Intellectual Property Task Force — is starting today as the CEO and president of the National Music Publishers’ Association. NMPA, which is moving its headquarters [to Washington DC] from New York, signed on the exceptionally well-plugged-in Israelite, who used to work for the Republican National Committee and before that for Sen. Christopher S. Bond (R-Mo.) […]”

SOURCE: Washington Post