John Oliver wants to know how Disney plans to protect Mickey after the character hits the public domain in 2024.
According to the office, providing text prompts is not sufficient enough input to qualify images as “the product of human authorship.”
Each year on January 1, thousands of films, books, and musical compositions become available for free public use.
We explain what happens when Disney loses the copyright to ‘Steamboat Willie,’ but still owns the Mickey Mouse trademark.
Republican lawmaker Josh Hawley is coming for Mickey Mouse.
Hollywood studios are joining the group, which also targets manga piracy.
As have many other books, films, compositions, and a trove of around 400,000 sound recordings.
This book helps creators and filmmakers to know which questions to ask, and to recognize when the answers they get sound a little less than trustworthy. In the entertainment business, that can come in handy.
Learn the basics of copyright law to protect yourself as an artist.
After receiving a Facebook apology and little else for having his work stolen, Max Hattler has filed a lawsuit against DJ and record producer Bassnectar.
At least it’s a start to fixing Youtube’s broken copyright claim system.
The Walt Disney Company has a sneaky way of funneling money from its employees into the pockets of U.S. Congresspeople.
Sony succeeded in removing multiple films from Vimeo with the word “pixels” in its title.
Sony Pictures has demanded the removal of the CGI short film Sintel from YouTube due to a claim of copyright infringement. One small problem: they don’t actually own anything in the film.
A street artist named Denmark has added a set of attachments to several local stop signs in Los Angeles and Burbank in protest of …
Alan Menken’s song “Be Our Guest” from Beauty and the Beast sounds familiar to a theme from the first movement of Gustav Mahler’s …