Copyright

Silhouette of someone working

Today, music is cheap, easy, and everywhere. Sound recordings can be instantaneously accessed via terrestrial, Internet or satellite radio, YouTube, online streaming, or downloading. Nearly all of us carry around a mobile device that gives us access, whenever we desire, to vast catalogs of recordings.

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Katy Perry Left Shark

In the last blog post, we discussed Katy Perry’s attempts to secure a trademark in “Left Shark” and a design image of a shark. That discussion focused on trademark, which protects phrases and images that identify and distinguish a source of goods or services. Photo Credit: Huntley Paton

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