2nd Circ. Backs Rick Ross In 50 Cent's Publicity Rights Fight

By Dorothy Atkins (August 19, 2020, 7:10 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit affirmed Wednesday a ruling that handed Rick Ross a win in a copyright dispute with 50 Cent over Ross' sampling of the rapper's hit song "In Da Club" to promote his own album "Black Market," finding federal law preempts 50 Cent's state right-to-publicity claim....

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