Authors. Copyright.

Authors and Copyright. The US Copyright Act grants to authors a number of rights, including the right to prevent others from using their protected content, without permission or a license. Authors are at the center of the copyright equation. Without them, there is no...

Copyright Music. Music Streaming

Copyright Music. Streaming. It’s official, the Senate introduced a bill designed to improve compensation for creators of music. Copyright music gets greater protection.  If passed, it will make it easier for music rights organizations, such as ASCAP, BMI, and SESAC to...

Copyright. Supreme Court. Is Fashion protectable?

Fashion. Copyright. The Supreme Court ruled on copyright and fashion.  Can fashion be protected by copyright? This landmark copyright case will impact the fashion design industry for decades to come. This case began 10 years ago when Varsity Brands, Inc. sued Star...