|§ 5-81-1||Short title|
|§ 5-81-4||Restraining prohibited acts – Injunction|
|§ 5-81-5||Payment of costs and restitution|
Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 5-81 - Truth in Music Advertising Act
- Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
- Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
- Performing group: means a vocal or instrumental group seeking to use the name of another group that has previously released a commercial sound recording under that name. See Rhode Island General Laws 5-81-2
- person: may be construed to extend to and include co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6
- Recording group: means a vocal or instrumental group at least one of whose members has previously released a commercial sound recording under that group's name and in which the member or members have a legal right by virtue of use or operation under the group name without having abandoned the name or affiliation with the group. See Rhode Island General Laws 5-81-2
- Sound recording: means a work that results from the fixation on a material object of a series of musical, spoken, or other sounds, regardless of the nature of the material object, such as a disk, tape, or other phono-record, in which the sounds are embodied. See Rhode Island General Laws 5-81-2
- United States: include the several states and the territories of the United States. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-8