Sound Recordings and the De Minimus Exception: A Circuit-by-Circuit Analysis

Bloomberg BNA

"In 2005, the Sixth Circuit ruled that there is no de minimis exception to sampling a sound recording. Most other federal circuits have not spoken explicitly on this question, until a recent Ninth Circuit ruling in a case involving Madonna’s hit record ‘‘Vogue.’"

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