Media, Technology and Copyright: Integrating Law and Economics

Media, Technology and Copyright: Integrating Law and Economics

by Michael A. Einhorn
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1845422953

ISBN-13: 9781845422950

Pub. Date: 03/28/2005

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Economic consultant Einhorn combines discussion of law and economics in his examination of copyright and other intellectual property issues of media content. Eight chapters consider such topics as the economic uncertainty produced by the fair use regime, the economics of digital rights management, issues of contributory infringement and file- sharing, overlapping

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Economic consultant Einhorn combines discussion of law and economics in his examination of copyright and other intellectual property issues of media content. Eight chapters consider such topics as the economic uncertainty produced by the fair use regime, the economics of digital rights management, issues of contributory infringement and file- sharing, overlapping rights in the market for digitally recorded music, publicity rights over celebrity names and images, economic issues of software and digital data, and open source software as a functional adaptation of copyright law. Annotation © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781845422950
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
1Introduction1
2Fair use and economic analysis12
3Digital rights management, licensing and privacy47
4Napster and peer-to-peer79
5Digital music and the anti-commons100
6Publicity rights and consumer rights117
7Software, search and data135
8Open source and innovative copyright169
References178
Legal references193
Index201

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