Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Three examples of the problem with children inheriting copyright

MLK family feud continues without judge's ruling | MSNBC: "...the Kings aren’t the only family with a civil rights legacy to have public squabbles. The daughters of human rights activist Malcolm X previously sued to block a book deal, signed by one sister, to publish their father’s diary that documented his pilgrimage to Mecca and his travels across the Middle East and Africa. And a collection of valuable mementos belonging to civil rights activist Rosa Parks has sat unsold in a New York City warehouse for years because of a prolonged battle over her estate."