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Unformatted text preview: Mayra Madrigal 7/24/2010 You Decide ‘Happy Birthday’ Copyright Infringement is a very serious crime. The "Happy Birthday" song is in the rightful ownership of Johnny Songstealer. He is the Copyright holder and has the right to do anything he wants with the song like reproduce the copyrighted work, produce adaptations based on the copyrighted material, distribute the material by sale or otherwise, and perform or display the material. He in no way shape or form has given the right to Bobby Bandleader. Bandleader has been performing thus song in his establishment known as 'Bobby's Bistro'. He states that he has been performing song in his establishment for over 20 years in front of many customers. Yes, he has changed the wording of the song within time, and it has been the entertainment and good of his restaurant. But all in all he has used the same tune and been the entertainment and good of his restaurant....
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2011 for the course BIS 245 taught by Professor Kellenberger during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Chicago.
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