Copyright Office Adopts Final Rule Streamlining Regulation on Copyright Notice
Issue No. 679 - September 12, 2017

The U.S. Copyright Office today published a final rule relocating regulations governing the use of copyright notice to a single location. This rule, intended to simplify and streamline the regulations, makes no substantive changes to the regulations. The rule combines the regulations at 37 C.F.R. 201.20 to 37 C.F.R. 202.2 into one location in section 202.2. The final rule is available here and goes into effect on October 12, 2017.