Lawyer Says GOP Presidential Candidates Violate Songwriters' Rights

The issue of political campaigns using popular songs without permission has come up again this year. Newt Gingrich is being sued for using Survivor's "Eye of the Tiger" and K'naan has asked Mitt Romney to stop using his "Wavin' Flag." Bloomberg Law's Josh Block is joined by Lawrence Iser who represented both Jackson Browne and David Byrne when their songs were used in commercials for GOP candidates. Iser is an attorney at Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump and Aldisert LLP.

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