we shall overcome

Judge Rules “We Shall Overcome” is Now in the Public Domain

On Friday, a federal judge declared that the civil rights anthem "We Shall Overcome" is no longer under copyright control. According to reports from the…
Rob Arcand / September 9, 2017

Judge Allows “We Shall Overcome” Trademark Lawsuit to Move Forward

A New York state judge ruled Monday that a lawsuit challenging the copyright of civil rights anthem "We Shall Overcome" can move forward, according to…
Taylor Berman / November 21, 2016