Monday, February 21 2022   \  Published by IP Kat.

US Copyright Office refuses to register AI-generated work, finding that

US Copyright Office refuses to register AI-generated work, finding that "human authorship is a prerequisite to copyright protection"

Can a work entirely created by a machine be protected by copyright?

On Valentine's Day, the US Copyright Office (Review Board) answered this question with a heartbreaking 'no', holding that "copyright law only protects "the fruits of intellectual labor" that "are founded in the creative powers of the (human) mind" and consequently refusing to register the two-dimensional artwork 'A recent Entrance to Paradise' below (the "Work"):  Read more

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