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(Message started by: BicPen on Jan 31st, 2007, 1:16am)

Title: Song Lyrics Copyright
Post by BicPen on Jan 31st, 2007, 1:16am
I have a simple question: When a song is protected by copyright laws, is the song protected as a whole or is every phrase or sentence protected? For instance, in the song Not an addict by K's choice is the phrase "It's not a habit, it's cool" protected by copyright?

Not an addict - K's Choice

Chorus1: It's not a habit, it's cool
I feel alive
...

<modified to remove material protected by copyright>

Title: Re: Song Lyrics Copyright
Post by Dijiji Ji on Dec 14th, 2007, 1:08pm
Have you ever found an answer to this question?  I am searching for same...



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