Tag: US Copyright Office

Musicians are totally ignoring the new Copyright Claims Board

A new copyright body was created last year to cheaply and easily file infringement claims, but few musicians or music rights holders seem to be aware of it.

The new “small claims copyright court” is taking its first cases

The Copyright Claims Board will streamline and take the expense out of copyright infringement lawsuits. Here's what artists need to know.

Computers cannot be assigned copyright & it’s mostly because of a monkey

Despite increasing adoption by music producers and visual artists, the US copyright body affirms that computers are not human and cannot be "creators."