Funkytown Filing: Timeless Song First to Seek Copyright Reversion

12/28/2011

Steven Greenberg and Ken Abdo will be presenting "Funkytown Stories" during the South by Southwest (SXSW) Music, Film and Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas.  The festival is one of the largest music festivals in the United States.  During the panel Steven and Ken will discuss the enduring life of Steven's hit song "Funkytown" and the landmark filing to revert the copyright for the song back to the original owner.  Read more about the panel in the SXSW 2012 Music Panel Spotlight: "Funkytown Stories."

Steven Greenberg and Ken Abdo discuss copyright law and Steven's hit FUNKYTOWN at the 2011 Entertainment Law Symposium.Steven Greenberg and Ken Abdo discussed the termination of transfer of copyright case during the November 4th Entertainment Law Symposium in Minneapolis (at right). The discussion garnered much attention, including the pair being asked to speak at the SXSW Music Festival.

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