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Media Law: Why Duran Duran Lost Their Copyright Suit

Linkilaw Intellectual Property, Legal News, Media Law

Duran Duran once sang that they won’t cry for yesterday, but a contract signed in their past has cost them copyrights on their own material in the present, and seemingly forever. Recently the famous band lost a High Court ruling in which it sought to reclaim the US rights to some of its most famous songs. The band was basing …