US Copyright Office Confirms No Copyright For “Monkey Selfie”

On August 13, we posted about a copyright dispute that had arisen regarding whether a “monkey selfie” would be entitled to copyright protection. Please click on this link to read our post: https://affinitylaw.wordpress.com/2014/08/13/who-owns-the-copyright-to-the-now-famous-monkey-selfies/

The US Copyright Office recently issued new copyright regulations, which make clear that the “monkey selfie’ (or any other work by a non-human “author”) is not entitled to copyright protection. Please click on this link to read more: http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/social-media/monkey-selfie-cant-be-copyrighted-u-s-regulators-confirm-n186296

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