Cardozo
New York
Members: Erin Lanier and Irene Lee
Coaches: Jordan Olson and Daniel Duan
Description of Issues:

Issue 1: Whether Petitioner “registered” the copyright for the song “Almaniizar” within the meaning of 17 U.S.C. § 411(a) prior to instituting this action?

Issue 2: Under the Copyright Act’s fair use standard, 17 U.S.C. § 107, whether Respondent Fourth Melody’s song “Bought It” was sufficiently transformative to qualify as a parody, and whether non-pecuniary harm to the author is relevant to the analysis of market effects?

Scheduling Contact: Jordan Olson (jolson@uchastings.edu)
Document(s): The bench memo will be sent out to judges prior to the practice.
DATE AND TIME ROOM JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE
Wed. February 7
7:00PM - 8:30PM D CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Mon. February 12
11:00AM - 12:30PM H CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sun. February 18
10:00AM - 11:30AM F CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
11:30AM - 1:00PM C Swetha Gopalakrishnan
Mon. February 19
10:00AM - 11:30AM Tower 412 Adam Arce
11:30AM - 1:00PM Tower 412 Bekah Young
Tue. February 20
8:30AM - 9:30AM MCR miranda rowley Sarah Casey Bekah Young Arun Bose
7:00PM - 8:30PM C
Wed. February 21
8:30AM - 9:30AM K Sierra Luther Shireen Leung Navneet Mattu Alicia Ginsberg
7:00PM - 8:30PM E Nicole Vales
Thu. February 22
7:00PM - 9:00PM F
Fri. February 23
5:30PM - 7:00PM MCR Swetha Gopalakrishnan
7:00PM - 8:30PM MCR
Sun. February 25
10:00AM - 12:00PM MCR CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
12:00PM - 2:00PM MCR
Mon. February 26
11:30AM - 12:30PM H Noura Elfarra
7:00PM - 9:00PM K
Tue. February 27
8:30AM - 9:30AM MCR Noura
7:00PM - 9:00PM C
Wed. February 28
7:00PM - 9:00PM 218