17 U.S. Code Chapter 3 - DURATION OF COPYRIGHT

Sec. 301. Preemption with respect to other laws. 302. Duration of copyright: Works created on or after January 1, 1978. 303. Duration of copyright: Works created but not published or copyrighted before January 1, 1978. 304. Duration of copyright: Subsisting copyrights. 305. Duration of copyright: Terminal date.

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The most recent Classification Table update that we have noticed was Tuesday, August 13, 2013

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