Re: Re: Re: Titles and Copyright
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Posted by Dood on July 19, 2000 at 01:59:24:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Titles and Copyright posted by M. Arthur Auslander on February 15, 2000 at 05:52:29:
: : : 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).
What about a list of titles or filenames containing a special scheme of author/title?
Is the list copyrightable? Is the naming scheme?
Probably doesn't matter, as even if they are I don't have
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