Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
This product offers a compact yet comprehensive and up-to-date overview of U.S. copyright law in an uncluttered and readable format. Coverage ranges from the fundamental concepts of originality, authorship, and infringement to the highly technical rules governing digital phonorecord deliveries and digital public performance rights in sound recordings, the safe harbor provisions that limit the liability of Internet service providers, and the anti-circumvention and copyright management information provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. The evolving doctrines of fair use and contributory liability are also given thorough attention.
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Introduction Copyrightable subject matter Copyright ownership Formalities Copyright duration Assignments and licenses Exclusive rights Limitations on exclusive rights Infringement Defenses Remedies Digital Millennium Copyright Act Preemption.
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Description based on e-publication title page, viewed January 4, 2017.
Revision of: LaFrance, Mary, 1958- Copyright law in a nutshell. Second edition. St. Paul, MN : West,