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NMC “Copy Kid” PSA Wins New York Emmy Award

August 13, 2014

   The National Music Council/ Music Publishers’ Association “Copy Kid,” an animated PSA that encourages young people to respect the rights of creators, won best Community/Public Service Award at the 57th Annual New York Emmy Awards.

   The PSA was created by the National Music Council and Music Publishers' Association to teach young students the consequences of disrespecting the rights of creators, and how activity such as appropriating the work of others without permission negatively impacts upon creators and stifles creativity in general.

   The lesson plan, award winning video, and educational extension activities are available via a free website at