An interesting case to see the defence, and some judicial support, of exercised on phrases which would seem to be in the public domain.

‘This month District Judge Michael W Fitzgerald denied Swift’s submission to dismiss the case, meaning that she would have to defend herself against claims that lyrics including “players gonna play” and “haters gonna hate” were plagiarised from an earlier song.’

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