Re: Copywright of song title
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslande on April 01, 1999 at 13:10:09:
In Reply to: Copywright of song title posted by Cindy Epley on April 01, 1999 at 11:40:41:
: Can a copywright be obtained for a song TITLE?
Basically no. Title in themselve are not protected under the copyright law. They would be better protected under the trademarnk law. The are genera;;y not protected.
The book title The Little Train That Could, was eventually registered as a trademark.
There is protection under the law of unfair competition. I is not as easy to enforce and a trademark.
M. Arthur Auslander
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