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C. Dennis Loomis Article Examines Battle Over "Happy Birthday" Lyrics

Articles / February 25, 2016

Partner C. Dennis Loomis authored an article published in the February 2016 issue of WIPO Magazine. The article, “Court Confirms Legal Status of Happy Birthday to You!,” provides an overview of the lengthy class action litigation over the copyright status of the Happy Birthday song lyrics and the December 2015 global settlement agreement that provides a refund of up to $14 million in license fees paid by class members for the use of Happy Birthday.

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