Zambelli Gets Copyright For Thunder Script As TV War Heats Up

Link:

Zambelli International has been issued a copyright for its script of Thunder Over Louisville in the latest development in a battle over broadcast rights for Saturday’s massive fireworks show.

WAVE-TV paid the Kentucky Derby Festival $50,000 for exclusive broadcast rights to Thunder….

But WHAS-TV … later announced it would broadcast the event without a contract, contending that Thunder is a news event on public property open for anyone to see, including its cameras.

See also:

http://www.corante.com/copyfight/archives/003073.html

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *