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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 18:21:38 GMT

Forbes

Preparing for 'Mein Kampf' to Enter the Public Domain
Forbes
The debate also has implications for the United States, where Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments, Freud's The Ego and The Id, and millions of other books, movies, and musical compositions will soon begin entering the public domain. Hitler wrote ...

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Sat, 23 May 2015 03:59:23 GMT

'Mr. Holmes' Lawsuit: Arthur Conan Doyle Estate Sues Bill Condon & Distributors
Deadline
Last June, the estate got its Herringbone hat handed to it by the Seventh Circuit when a three-judge panel ruled that the Sherlock Holmes character was predominantly in the public domain. Essentially, the ... In an August 2014 hearing, he went further ...

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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 18:40:02 GMT

Newsweek

Why Isn't Batman in the Public Domain?
Newsweek
... Blue," Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises and Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind would all be in the public domain. This year, the comic book characters Superman and Batman would be free to use by anyone. Meanwhile, movies from 1940–like Charlie ...

Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:10:18 GMT

Fine Books & Collections Magazine (blog)

James Bond Enters Canadian Public Domain
Fine Books & Collections Magazine (blog)
Fleming's series and subsequent films remain hugely popular, with global book sales of 100 million copies and generating over 150 million dollars, to say nothing of the movies and related licensed merchandise. Perhaps there's room yet in the Bond ...

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:41:14 GMT

The Epoch Times

Why Batman and Rhapsody in Blue Should Be in the Public Domain, but Aren't
The Epoch Times
This year, the comic book characters Superman and Batman would be free to use by anyone. Meanwhile, movies from 1940 – like Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator and John Ford's The Grapes of Wrath – would have been slated to enter the public domain ...