3 Big Questions For The Statue Of Liberty Copyright Fight

Law360, New York (July 20, 2017, 9:18 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Postal Service has found itself in a strange copyright fight over the mistaken use of a Las Vegas replica of the Statue of Liberty on billions of stamps, highlighted by a big ruling this week at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Filed back in 2013, the case drew unwanted attention to an unfortunate mix-up: In trying to create a Forever stamp featuring Lady Liberty, the service had accidentally printed on an estimated 4 billion stamps an image of a Las Vegas replica on display at the New York-New York Hotel and Casino.

The service later apologized for the...

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