William Faulkner v. Woody Allen: Copyright Fight

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Aug. 19 (Bloomberg Law) -- The estate of William Faulkner sued Sony Pictures Classics over the use of the most quoted line in all of Faulkner, in Woody Allen's film "Midnight in Paris." Anandashankar Mazumdar, a legal editor with Bloomberg BNA's Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal, tells us what happened, and how the the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi ruled.

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