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March 2021

Second Circuit “Clarifies” (Restores?) Law Governing Fair Use

Completely Reversing, Court Finds Warhol Renditions of Photo of Prince to be Infringements

By Kenneth P. Norwick
The court not only reversed pretty much the entirety of the extensive decision of the SDNY judge under review but it came close to disowning one of its own most important (and controversial) recent fair use precedents.