Comic art, creativity and the law / Marc H. Greenberg, professor of law, Golden Gate University School of Law, USA.
Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar, 
xix, 199 pages : illustration ; 24 cm.
Elgar law and entrepreneurship.
Formatted Contents Note
The neuroscience of creativity How law views the creative process A brief history of comic art The structure and common modes for comic art Uneasy bedfellows : comic art creators and publishers : how comic art publishing contracts shape the creation of comic art Copyright law's impact on the creative process in comic art A short comment on derivative works, fan art and fiction The power to tax and the First Amendment : Mavrides v. Board of Equalization Censoring creativity, the Comics Code Authority and the birth of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund Obscenity law and the First Amendment : CBLDF to the defense The bigger picture : obscenity, the First Amendment and the moral education of the young Comic art and the law in the international marketplace Comic art, law and the digital revolution Concluding remarks.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KF2750 .G74 2014
9781781954928 (hardback) 1781954925 (hardback)