<![CDATA[ <![CDATA[Victor Willis, the lead singer of Village People, had sought to enforce his statutory right under the Copyright Act to terminate transfers of his copyright in 33 compositions. The publishing company had sought a declaratory judgment that he was not entitled to do so. Southern District of California grants Willis's motion to dismiss: Scorpio Music v. Willis h/t Future of Music Coalition Mark Jaffe wrote about the right to terminate a transfer of copyright in the Journal of the Copyright Society of the U.S.A. (2007): Defusing the Time Bomb Once Again ]]]]><![CDATA[> ]]>
Webinar Invite: Michael Hassard joins a virtual panel on Intellectual Property and Smart Contracts – Oct 20, 2022 3pm ET
Firm Associate Michael Hassard will be part of a virtual panel discussion on on Intellectual Property (IP), Smart Contracts, Branding, and Usage Rights. October 20, 2022 at 3pm Eastern. Sign up to attent.