Preserving the Copyright Balance: Statutory and Constitutional Preemption of Contract-Based Claims
11 Comm. L. & Pol'y 83
Kathleen K. Olson, 11 Comm. L. & Pol'y 83 (2006)
Kathleen K. Olson
((lex: 11 Comm. L. & Pol'y 83))
Article examines the trend of some copyright owners to turn from copyright to contract law to protect their intellectual property. This article examines the role of preemption in protecting the public interest against attempts to circuvent the copyright law in this manner.