June M. Besek

Columbia Law School

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Scholarly Papers (3)


The ALI Copyright Restatement Project: A Horse of a Different Color?

Proceedings of the Twenty-Sixth Annual Conference International Intellectual Property Law & Policy, Fordham University School of Law Skadden Conference Center, New York, New York, April 6, 2018, Texas A&M University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-17, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-602, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-35
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2018
Columbia Law School, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law, George Mason University, Loyola Law School Los Angeles, Government of the United States of America - U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Google Inc. - Google
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Comments on ALRC Discussion Paper 79, Copyright and the Digital Economy

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Oct 2013
June M. Besek, Jane C. Ginsburg and Philippa Loengard
Columbia Law School, Columbia University - Law School and Columbia University - Law School
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Fair Use, Copyright, Copyright Exceptions, Digital Economy, ALRC, Australia


Constitutional Obstacles? Reconsidering Copyright Protection for Pre-1972 Sound Recordings

37 COLUM. J.L. & ARTS 327 (2014) , St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-0014
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Eva E. Subotnik and June M. Besek
St. John's University School of Law and Columbia Law School
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Copyright, Sound Recordings, Pre-1972 Sound Recordings, Music Industry, Copyright Office, Constitution, Fifth Amendment, Takings, Due Process, Preemption