Since the 1991 Grand Upright court decision, it has become conventional wisdom that the failure to license a music sample is a sure path to a lawsuit. Yet, last year, Girl Talk famously released an album with more than 300 uncleared samples. Experts consider the changing state of fair use law in music through the lens of the question: why hasn’t Girl Talk been sued for copyright infringement?
Jul 7, 2010
Why Hasn’t the Record Industry Sued Girl Talk? [video]