The Ninth Circuit Tries to Clarify the Murky Law of Copyright Preemption
The authors review a recent Ninth Circuit ruling on copyright preemption, suggesting that it might expand both the rights of authors and screenwriters and the liability of studios and publishers of copyrighted works.
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