Three Rights Make a Left and Sometimes a Suit

Wanna learn something interesting about this law? No? Too bad! Once a song has reached 35 years of copyright, the creator of the song has an option to undergo "termination protocol." What this means is that the creator of the work is allowed to reclaim their rights. This is how Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, and Prince have been filling companies with the fear of God to renegotiate deals.


That’s What Makes You an InfringerĀ 

Now, of course, who wouldn't be enraged at the fact that their intellectual property was used to promote the cause they oppose? What makes this case special is that the writers, certainly encouraged by the artist, are pursuing legal action. Wait, legal action? Yes. Legal action.