An Old Songbook Could Put ‘Happy Birthday’ in the Public Domain

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Grade levels: 9, 10, 11, 12

Content areas: Social Studies

Topics: US history, politics, government

Type of resource: Webpage

A ruling is near in a lawsuit that claims the copyright on the much-sung song is not valid. That would be an unhappy day for Warner Music Group, which could lose millions in licensing fees.