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Petition of the day

The petition of the day is:


Issue: Whether the “registration of [a] copyright claim has been made” within the meaning of 17 U.S.C. § 411(a) when the copyright holder delivers the required application, deposit, and fee to the Copyright Office, as the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the 5th and 9th Circuits have held, or only once the Copyright Office acts on that application, as the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 10th and, in the decision below, the 11th Circuits have held.

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Nov. 15, 2017, 8:20 PM),