The Three Biggest Music Copyright Traps

Wilbur, Sandy
November 2008
SHOOT;11/7/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 19, p2
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the three biggest music copyright traps. One can be charged of infringing copyright if the final arrangement of a song sounds like the original recording, original singer or group to the listener. Copyright infringement also happens when a listener believes that a track points specifically to a reference track which is unique. Another scenario involves songs in public domain (PD). A song that is PD in the U.S. might not be so world over.


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