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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:15:45 GMT
Happy Birthday Becomes Public Domain
Last week, one of the most popular songs of all time, “Happy Birthday” was considered public domain, allowing it to be used at any time without having to pay for the copyright. Now TV shows, movies, radio shows and any public forum can play it and sing ...
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 22:32:15 GMT
5 films that dared to sing Happy Birthday
We look at a few movies that used the song before it passed into the public domain. Share on Facebook. Tweet · Reddit this! A. A. Comments ? Report an Error. Share via Email. Print. Contributed. By: Staff AFP Published on Wed Sep 23 2015. Until this ...
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 09:00:58 GMT
Canadian copyright law 'remarkably complex'
There may soon be a lot more birthday scenes on TV and in the movies. ... Unfortunately, both remain copyrighted and out of the public domain, according to the Public Domain Information Project, a site where users can search for royalty-free songs.
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 18:45:46 GMT
"Happy Birthday" Song Enters Public Domain Today, So Let's Reminisce With The ...
As of Tuesday, September 22, "Happy Birthday" is now in the public domain. Have you ever noticed that you never hear the actual "Happy Birthday" song in movies or on television? I didn't for the longest time, but once someone points it out to you and ...
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 17:38:45 GMT
Why You'll Soon Be Hearing the 'Happy Birthday' Song a Lot More
Ever wonder why some TV shows, movies, and even chain restaurants make up their own songs to celebrate birthdays? It's not creative license—it's a matter of cold, hard cash. Up until this week, anyone who wanted to publicly perform "Happy Birthday to ...