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The Annals of Copyright Number 2

You May Have a Copyrighted Work and Don’t Know It If you have ever written a story, poem, novel, essay, research paper, or song, taken a photograph or video, performed music, or been in a play or a film, you were at some point a copyright owner. However, you may not still own those rights […]

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When In Doubt, Choose Contracts Over Lunch              In a 1990 copyright decision over a sci-fi flick featuring alien frozen yogurt enslaving the human race (yes, that is correct),  federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Alex Kozinski  noted that the producer defendant — a “low-budget horror movie mogul” – justified his attempt to use […]

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Copyright Protection

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