Fairness Rocks News Appeals Court Revives Lawsuit Against CBS Over Pre-1972 Recordings


Fairness Rocks News Appeals Court Revives Lawsuit Against CBS Over Pre-1972 Recordings

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Author: Eriq Gardner

Date: August 20, 2018

Original Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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Appeals Court Revives Lawsuit Against CBS Over Pre-1972 Recordings

According to the 9th Circuit, digitally remastered sound recording will “rarely” be original enough to qualify for independent copyright protection.

CBS Radio must again contend with a lawsuit brought by ABS Entertainment, owner of recordings by Al Green and others.

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