Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione: U.S. Copyright Office Clarifies Examination of Compilations and Choreographic Works

On June 22, 2012, the U.S. Copyright Office issued a clarification on the examination of compilations, specifically choreographic works, effectively limiting copyright protection to only those works that also fall under the categories identified in section 102(a) of the Copyright Act . 1 Works of authorship...