Fed. Circ. Hands Sculptor Win In Stamp Copyright Spat

Law360, New York (March 1, 2010, 1:52 PM EST) -- Overturning a lower court's ruling, a federal appeals court has sided with an 85-year-old sculptor who contributed to the Korean War Veterans Memorial and filed a copyright infringement suit against the U.S. government for using a photo of his work on a postage stamp.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Thursday ruled in favor of sculptor Frank Gaylord, reversing the U.S. Court of Federal Claims' decision that the U.S. Postal Service made fair use of his copyrighted sculptures of soldiers when it...
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