Re: Re: Titles and Copyright
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslander on February 15, 2000 at 05:52:29:
In Reply to: Re: Titles and Copyright posted by Mark Barraclough on February 15, 2000 at 02:37:37:
: : How flexible is copyright law on titles per se? If I wrote a book with the same title as a popular song or movie could I possibly get in trouble? Or would it be necessary for the work to in some way resemble the song/movie/etc.?
: As a student studying English Intellectual Property I was of the belief that copyright didn't subsist in titles (i.e. the de Minis principle from the Exxon case).
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