'Happy Birthday' May Soon Be Yours to Sing Without Fear of a Lawsuit

There’s a reason that fine restaurants such as The Olive Garden don’t sing the traditional “Happy Birthday” to their guests, and you can thank the fact that the song is under copyright for the non-traditional embarrassment you feel while three to five disaffected servers remind you that it’s your “happy, happy… »7/29/15 11:45pm7/29/15 11:45pm

Nicole Richie & Family Lead The Way At The ASCAP Awards

Last night at the Kodak Theater, Lionel Richie was presented with a lifetime achievement award by ASCAP, the organization that collects public-performance royalties for its member songwriters and copyright owners. Lionel looked smashing in his tux, and daughters Nicole and Sophia (pictured) were also in very cute,… »4/10/08 10:30am4/10/08 10:30am