2nd Circuit Affirms: ‘Made In America’ Song Does Not Infringe Copyright
(October 11, 2016, 1:02 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — Findings by a New York federal judge that Kanye West, Jay Z and other artists did not commit copyright infringement through their song “Made in America” were proper, the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Oct. 7 (Joel R. McDonald aka Joel Mac v. Kanye West, et al., No. 15-3489, 2nd Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 18291).
(Decision available. Document #16-161017-008Z.)
The panel of Circuit Judges Denny Chin and Susan L. Carney and U.S. Judge Richard M. Berman of the Southern District...