A copyright is an exclusive right granted to an author to exclude others from copying his or her work of art. Copyrights protect music, movies, TV shows, plays, musicals, paintings, sculptures, and generally any other type of expressive work. This field of law constantly evolves to respond to technology. The internet, peer-to-peer file sharing, and e-books are just a few examples of technological advances that provide copyright lawyers with interesting legal challenges.
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