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5 Important Copyright Questions Before U.S. Courts

Copyright is an ever-changing landscape, here are five cases to watch if you're interested in public domain, pre-1972 sound recordings and more!

3 Count: Roc-A-Fella

Judge rules designer not owed royalties for Roc-A-Fella logo, composer attempting to get more royalties from 50 Cent and Cloudflare in the crosshairs.

3 Count: Stream Ripping

Recorded music industry teams up to sue YouTube-mp3.org, Canadian t-shirt designer gets c&d over stadium and sculpture and Vita developer tries kindness.

3 Count: Jared Letdown

Jared Leto loses lawsuit against TMZ over Taylor Swift video, Uploaded can not ignore 'spam' copyright notices and Nazi anthem at core of YouTube dispute.

3 Count: Closed Street

Oracle gets permanent injunction and more damages in Rimini Street case, BMG threatened an ISP and two Reps support FCC's set-top box plan.

3 Count: Appealing Together

The Turtles appeal their loss in Florida to Sirius XM, Skittles photographer claims Donald Trump Jr. didn't have permission to use his image and more!

When Public Domain is Not Public Domain

Imagine being hit with a threat for your own photograph. Now, imagine you had dedicated that image to the public domain. That's what happened to one photog.

3 Count: A Court Divided

Supreme Court may be inclined to take on Dancing Baby case, Macedonian trade group pulls rights to its musicians and more!

3 Copyright Abuses That Harm Creators

While copyright abuse is not as serious of a problem as some would lead you to believe, it is a problem and it's one that harms creators too.

3 Count: Bucked Up

More legal wrangling over the fate of Buck Rogers, Pandora's on-demand streaming service may launch later this year and Apple breaks negotiations with Tidal.