Understanding Copyright Law / Edition 5

Understanding Copyright Law / Edition 5

by Marshall A. Leaffer
     
 

The landscape of copyright law has changed dramatically since the last edition of Understanding Copyright Law in 2005. During the past several years both the Congress and the courts have tried to adapt copyright law to the new, interactive (internet 2.0) digital technologies, such as You-Tube, and Facebook, and to efforts like the Google Book Search Project. This

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Overview

The landscape of copyright law has changed dramatically since the last edition of Understanding Copyright Law in 2005. During the past several years both the Congress and the courts have tried to adapt copyright law to the new, interactive (internet 2.0) digital technologies, such as You-Tube, and Facebook, and to efforts like the Google Book Search Project. This new 5th edition of Understanding Copyright Law has incorporated all the recent case law and legislative developments, focusing on the challenges of the digital age. Written with clarity and precision, this 5th edition of Understanding Copyright Law remains the most accessible and comprehensive text for students of copyright law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781422478912
Publisher:
LexisNexis Matthew Bender
Publication date:
03/28/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
26
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION TO COPYRIGHT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Chapter 2 SUBJECT MATTER OF COPYRIGHT: GENERAL
Chapter 3 WORKS OF AUTHORSHIP: CATEGORIES OF COPYRIGHTABLE SUBJECT MATTER
Chapter 4 PUBLICATION, NOTICE, AND OTHER FORMALITIES
Chapter 5 OWNERSHIP OF COPYRIGHT
Chapter 6 DURATION, RENEWAL, TERMINATION OFTRANSFERS, AND RESTORATION OF COPYRIGHT
Chapter 7 COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION AND DEPOSIT
Chapter 8 THE EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS AND THEIR LIMITATIONS
Chapter 9 INFRINGEMENT AND REMEDIES
Chapter 10 FAIR USE AND OTHER DEFENSES TO COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
Chapter 11 COPYRIGHT LAW IN A FEDERAL SYSTEM: PREEMPTION OF STATE LAW
Chapter 12 AN OVERVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT
Table of Cases
Index

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