Prince and Copyright Protection

While the music world lost an icon in Prince, many artists and attorneys in the intellectual property legal industry also remember Prince for his zealous enforcement of copyright protection and artists’ rights. Relying on existing law and creating new legal precedents, Prince was not shy about enforcing his legal rights amid an increasingly hostile Internet age. In stark contrast to the many artists, both established and new, that chose to embrace digital distribution and the accompanying exposure garnered from social media platforms, Prince took the opposite approach.

Which nonprofit organization focuses on civil liberties in the digital world? Read more about Prince and his fight for artist's rights.


In addition to Thriving Attorney, Darin M. Klemchuk is founder of Klemchuk LLP, a litigation, intellectual property, and transactional law firm located in Dallas, Texas.  He also co-founded Project K, a charity devoted to changing the world one random act of kindness at a time.  Click to read more about Darin Klemchuk's practice as an intellectual property lawyer.

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