Fair Use Element of Copyright Law Term Paper by cee-cee

Fair Use Element of Copyright Law
A look at the problems of copyright laws.
# 107832 | 3,310 words | 9 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 14, 2008 in Law (Property) , Computer and Technology (Internet)

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This paper discusses copyright law and mentions some famous copyright cases that have assisted in bringing copyright issues involving fair use to the forefront. The author explains how technology and the Internet have further complicated the problem and analyzes the provisions of copyright law in regard to fair use focusing on news commentary and educational uses.

Constitutional Provision Establishing Copyright
1970's Revision of the Copyright Act
Fair Use Focusing on News Commentary
Fair Use Focusing on Educational Uses

Sample of Sources Used:

  • AUSC Annenberg. (2007). Fair Use Under Fire. Retrieved July 31, 2007, from http://www.ojr.org/ojr/stories/060223day/.
  • Bangeman, E. (2005). Congress gives fair use legislation a hearing. Retrieved July 31, 2007, from http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20051116-5589.html
  • Carter, Mary E. (1996). Electronic highway robbery: An artist's guide to copyrights in the digital era. Berkeley: Peachpit Press.
  • Chase, Mark E. (1997). Educator's attitudes and related copyright issues in education: A review of selected research. Retrieved July 31, 2007, from http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/ifla/documents/infopol/copyright/cham.txt.
  • Fishman, Stephen. (1997). The copyright handbook: How to protect & use written works. (4th ed.). Berkeley: Nolo Press.

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