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Old 11-19-2012, 07:29 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by HarryT View Post
Couldn't be done. The International Berne Copyright Treaty, to which the US is a signatory, requires a minimum copyright term of "life+50 years". Changing that would require re-negotiating Berne, and that's something that would probably take decades.
Just a side note, the group that wrote that particular survey has little respect for international treaties or the UN. The Berne Convention was probably the exact last thing on their mind.
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