Copyright Office Extends Deadline for Reply Comments in Inquiry on Pre-1972 Sound Recordings
Issue No. 412 - February 18, 2011

The Copyright Office is extending the deadline for filing reply comments in response to its Notice of Inquiry requesting public input on the desirability and means of bringing sound recordings fixed before February 15, 1972, under federal jurisdiction. Reply comments must be received in the Office of the General Counsel of the Copyright Office no later than April 13, 2011, and should be submitted through the Copyright Office website at Initial comments (including one comment that was received late and that was only recently posted) are available for review on the Copyright Office website at For more information, go to the Office’s website at