monkey.jpgIPNews® – A lawsuit filed by PETA seeks to give a monkey copyright ownership to photos it took in 2011.  

PETA claims the definition of authorship under the U.S. Copyright Act is broad enough to include animals.  Thus far the U.S. Copyright Office has stated that it will not grant copyrights to non-humans.  To continue reading, click:  PETA Sues to Give Monkey Copyright to his Selfie