State of Play: Copyright Protection for Pre-1972 Sound Recordings
Intellectual Property Litigation
Trial Practice Committee
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Federal copyright law does not protect sound recordings created prior to February 15, 1972. A spate of lawsuits over the last several years has sought to establish the scope of state law protection for such pre-72 recordings. This program will explore the current landscape in the wake of those lawsuits.
Speaker: Melinda LeMoine
Moderator: Michael Steger