‘We Shall Overcome’ at centre of copyright row

14-04-2016

‘We Shall Overcome’ at centre of copyright row

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A team of film makers who are planning a documentary on the civil rights movement have filed a copyright infringement lawsuit centring on the movement’s unofficial anthem “We Shall Overcome”.


We Shall Overcome, Warner/Chappell, The Richmond Organization, Ludlow Music, We Shall Overcome Foundation, copyright, US District Court,

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