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Petitioning California Film Comissioner Amy Lemisch and 13 others

Create a Visual Effects Trade Org to protect U.S. jobs

United States VFX workers are losing their jobs or being forced to move to work in countries that have foreign government tax incentives and subsidies that violate WTO guidelines. U.S. based movie studios reap the rewards while foreign governments offer handouts.

This petition was delivered to:
  • California State House
  • U.S. Senate
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • Secretary of U.S. Dept. of Commerce
    John Bryson
  • Board of Directors
    The Visual Effects Society
  • Mayor of Los Angeles
    Antonio Villaraigosa
  • Ambassador, United States Trade Representative
    Ron Kirk
  • United States International Trade Commission
    Public Affairs Officer
  • Chairman, MPAA
    Christopher J. Dodd
  • World Trade Organization
  • California Governor

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