Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday February 17, 2016

Copyright Lecture Taken Offline By YouTube Copyright Complaint

How funny is this? A Harvard Law professor's lecture about music copyrights has been taken down after a copyright claim was filed by Sony Music

YouTube has removed access to a copyright lecture from Harvard Law professor William Fisher, following a takedown request from Sony Music. While the online course includes snippets of well-known Jimi Hendrix covers, the clearly educational use makes this a perfect example of fair use.