copy protected media
akromic at gmail.com
Sun Jul 11 22:20:49 UTC 2010
On 10/07/10 22:59, Douglas Pollard wrote:
> music is copyrigted for the life of the writer plus, I believe 25 years
> the last I heard . I also believe the performance by the musician or
> singer is protected for ever. If this is so, recent movies will never be
> in the public domain.
Actually it is for the life of the author + 70 years in many
jurisdictions, and I believe some have even raised it to something more,
like 90 years or so... (US?)
Nothing is protected forever. Copyrights lapse sooner or later, per the
above mentioned rules, everywhere.
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