[Videolib] Public performance rights question

Lisa Flanzraich (LFlanzra@Qc1.Qc.Edu)
Sat, 18 Sep 2004 14:57:38 -0400

From: "Griest, Bryan" <BGriest@ci.glendale.ca.us>
To: "'videolib@library.berkeley.edu'" <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
Subject: RE: [Videolib] Public performance rights question
Date sent: Sat, 18 Sep 2004 09:06:49 -0700
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Walt Disney and/or everyone
else that had a hand in creating Mickey Mouse is most likely long since
dead. How would having the Mouse in the PD infringe on their freedom?

It has to do with corporate ownership--MM will never ever be in public domain.