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To provide a limitation on judicial remedies in copyright infringement cases involving orphan works.
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Last Action: Sep 26, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5889 — 110th Congress: Orphan Works Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5889
“H.R. 5889 — 110th Congress: Orphan Works Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5889>
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