The Waters of Public Trust Doctrine

November 7, 2011

  • 99 Copyrights and Intellectual Property
  • 99I Copyrights
  • 99I(A) Nature and Subject Matter
  • 99k33 k. Duration.

99 Copyrights and Intellectual PropertyRetroactive extension of copyright protection did not violate public trust doctrine, which applied only to navigable and tidal waters.
Eldred v. Reno, 74 F. Supp. 2d 1 (D.D.C. 1999)
Suggested by Geoff Enns, Attorney; Ellis, Li & McKinstry PLLC; Seattle, WA