Generative AI and Intellectual Property: A Modern Conundrum

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Intellectual property has been a topic of debate for at least five centuries. Each new wave of technology or creativity leads to new arguments surrounding intellectual property rights. We have experienced discussions on performance rights for composers, the protection of photography as art, and copyright issues in the 20th century relating to recorded music, VHS, and sampling. Generative AI now presents fresh questions to consider.