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Posts on ‘May 9th, 2012’

It Takes a Villiage People to Reclaim a Song

The first shot is a direct hit. And possibly to the heart.
Victor Willis, one of the original Village People, prevailed this week in copyright case brought under Section 203 of the Copyright Act. (Scorpio Music SA et al. v. Willis, case number 3:11-cv-01557.)
That’s the section that – where certain stringent conditions are met – the [...]