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Mystery Solved: Holmes Not Under Copyright, 7th Circ. Says

Law360, New York (June 16, 2014, 6:58 PM EDT) -- The Seventh Circuit on Monday ruled that Arthur Conan Doyle's character of Sherlock Holmes was almost entirely in the copyright public domain, striking down a bid by the author's estate to...
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Appellate - 7th Circuit

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3890 Other Statutory Actions

Date Filed

January 22, 2014

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