How Does Copyright Law Work?

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From books to movies, copyright law is essential in the protection of intellectual property. But what exactly copyright and how does it work?

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All the ‘Happy Birthday’ song copyright claims are invalid, federal judge rules
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-happy-birthday-song-lawsuit-decision-20150922-story.html
“None of the companies that have collected royalties on the “Happy Birthday” song for the past 80 years held a valid copyright claim to one of the most popular songs in history, a federal judge in Los Angeles ruled on Tuesday.”

Copyright basics: What is copyright law? https://www.copyright.com/Services/copyrightoncampus/basics/law.html
“Copyright protection exists from the moment a work is created in a fixed, tangible form of expression.”

Fair Use
http://fairuse.stanford.edu/overview/fair-use/
“Fair use is a copyright principle based on the belief that the public is entitled to freely use portions of copyrighted materials for purposes of commentary and criticism.”

Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Circut Pulse”

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