Music Publisher Asks High Court To Review Rights Under Copyright Term Extension Act
(May 12, 2016, 1:58 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A music publisher asks the U.S. Supreme Court in an April 25 petition for writ of certiorari to review an appellate court’s decision that rejected its bid to reconsider publisher’s rights under Section 304(d) of the Copyright Term Extension Act of 1978 (CTEA) to the classic holiday song “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town,” which is set to expire (EMI Feist Catalog, Inc. v. Gloria Coots Baldwin, et al., No. 15-1335, U.S. Sup.).
(Petition for writ of certiorari available. Document #78-160516-002B.)