Who’s tripping down the streets of the city? Robin Thicke?

8 Questions raised in the previous post now answered:

1. If Artist B copied a less-than-2-second phrase from Artist A (that when repeated in Artist A’s song amounted to 2% of Artist A’s song), should Artist A be entitled to 50% of Artist B’s profits?

Answer: NO

2. Is awarding 50% of Artist B’s copyright to Artist A sufficient recompense for the copy of 2% of Artist A’s copyright?