Karl Fowlkes
Aug 8 · 4 min read
Photo by Aditya Joshi on Unsplash

People in the music business are worried that this ruling will lead to more rulings that unfairly penalize songwriters for making use of simplified musical elements, like a basic note or a song’s “feel.”

Karl Fowlkes

Written by

Entertainment and Tech Attorney at The Fowlkes Firm l Music Industry Professor at Drexel U, Hip-Hop Professor at Rowan U l Email: kfowlkes@elawandbusiness.com

Welcome to a place where words matter. On Medium, smart voices and original ideas take center stage - with no ads in sight. Watch
Follow all the topics you care about, and we’ll deliver the best stories for you to your homepage and inbox. Explore
Get unlimited access to the best stories on Medium — and support writers while you’re at it. Just $5/month. Upgrade