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She & Them: Photographer Loses Copyright Battle Over Profits with Apple

She & Them: Photographer Loses Copyright Battle Over Profits with Apple   Apple’s Commercial Uses Copyrighted Image Without Permission   A federal judge has ruled that Apple doesn’t have to share profits with a photographer over their infringing use of an ima
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Filmmaker Ungrateful About Claimed Copyright Infringement

Filmmaker Ungrateful About Claimed Copyrighted Infringement   The Back Story for the Copyright Infringement Lawsuit   A California filmmaker, Len Dell’Amico, is suing the Grateful Dead for copyright infringement over his allegation that the band leased documentaries an
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The Six Rights of Copyright – Part V: The Right to Public Display

The Six Rights of Copyright – Part V: The Right to Public Display   Public Display and the Bundle of Rights That Make Up Copyright    This is the fifth part in our series on what makes a Copyright, the right to public display.  The prior four rights reviewed are linked below
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Bieber and Usher Not Feeling the Love over $10 Million Copyright Lawsuit

The Music Pitch Songwriters Devin Copeland and Mareio Overton have filed a $10 million copyright lawsuit against Justin Bieber and Usher over their hit single, “Somebody to Love.”  This sordid ditty begins back in 2008 when Copeland and Overton claim they first recorded the song for C
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The Six Rights of Copyright – Part III: The Right to Prepare Derivative Works

This is the third part in our series on what makes a copyright.  If you’re just jumping in, take a look at the first two parts linked below to get caught up.  To refresh, the six parts of copyright are: The right to reproduce the copyrighted work The right to prepare derivative works 
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