Re: Re: bumper stickers
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslander on April 01, 1999 at 05:49:08:
In Reply to: Re: bumper stickers posted by Craig Goldhagen on March 12, 1999 at 09:18:11:
: : Please, somebody help!
: : I've always thought that short phrases could not be
: : coyrighted in the U.S. (It says this in circular 34
: : and when I called the copyright office they confirmed
: : this). But recently I've seen that people such as
: : comedians Paul Rosa and Ashleigh Brilliant have
: : copyrighted short bumper-sticker phrases.
: : This is important for some research I'm doing.
: : Does anyone know anything about this?
: : If so please contact me at email@example.com
: : Thank you,
: : Rich Levine
It is not as clear as it looks.
M. Arthur Auslander
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