“Narrated ideas” and copyright

June 25, 2013

  • 99 Copyrights and Intellectual Property
  • 99I Copyrights
  • 99I(A) Nature and Subject Matter
  • 99k3 Subjects of Copyright
  • 99k4.5 k. Ideas and Concepts in General.

99 Copyrights and Intellectual PropertyNarrated ideas are not copyrightable because they are not fixed in tangible form; where, however, idea is written or otherwise fixed in tangible form, copyright is earned if expression is original.
Foxworthy v. Custom Tees, Inc., 879 F. Supp. 1200 (N.D. Ga. 1995)