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ESA Applauds the Nomination of Daniel H. Marti as Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator

August 28, 2014



WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 -- The Entertainment Software Association issued the following news release:

Today, President Obama nominated Daniel H. Marti as the Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator. In response, Michael D. Gallagher, president and CEO of the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), which represents the U.S. video game industry, stated:

"We applaud President Obama for nominating Daniel Marti to be the US Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator. Mr. Marti has dedicated his career to the protection of intellectual property and we look forward to working with him to advance the growth of the $21 billion U.S. video game industry. Balanced intellectual property policies are the foundation of the high-tech, innovative, and artistic experiences created by our industry's 120,000 employees and enjoyed by hundreds of millions of U.S. consumers."

ESA offers services to interactive entertainment software publishers, including conducting business and consumer research, providing legal and policy analysis and advocacy on First Amendment, intellectual property and technology/e-commerce issues, managing a global anti-piracy program, owning and operating E3, and representing video game industry interests in federal and state government relations. For more information, please visit www.theESA.com or follow us on Twitter: @RichatESA and @ESAGovAffairs.

[Category: Computer Technology]

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