With the recent announcement of the 2024 Oscars nominees, showings and re-showings of the movies that received a nod from the Academy will be prevalent in the coming months. But it is important to remember that public movie showings are strictly controlled by the U.S. Copyright Act, which grants the exclusive right to authorize public showings of copyrighted works to their owners. Read this overview of how copyright applies to "public" movie showings.
Kotz Sangster is proud of legal assistant Carolyn Wood who represented the firm recently at the Swim Across America Motor City Mile open water swim! Carolyn joined more than 100 others in swimming the Detroit River at Belle Isle. Kotz Sangster served as a sponsor for the event. Proceeds directly support the Rogel Cancer Center at the University of Michigan, raising awareness for cancer research, prevention and treatment.
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