[Videolib] COPYRIGHT, performing music
Chuck McCann (email@example.com)
Thu, 19 Jul 2007 12:15:30 -0400
A student is creating a documentary of material that she wants to use
commercially of which she has intellectual rights for -- all of the
material is stuff that she video taped, etc...
QUESTION: She wants to video tape herself performing a song on her
guitar, the song was written and produced by someone else. I'm pretty
sure she has full rights for her rendition of the music and lyrics -- but
can some on point me to the copyright statute that talks about
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