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WIPO World Intellectual Property Day 2014

Every year on 26 April, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) celebrates World Intellectual Property Day to “promote discussion of the role of intellectual property (IP) in encouraging innovation and creativity.” Movies – A Global Passion In 2014 the theme […]

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U.S. Copyright Office Registration Fees

Registering Copyright Works with the U.S. Copyright Office Although not mandatory to obtain copyright protection in the U.S., many copyright owners register their works with the U.S. Copyright Office.

Library and Special Library Copyright Issues

Login. Library and Special Library Copyright Issues is the name of an online course beginning 3 April 2014 (ending 28 April 2014) through Special Libraries Association's Click University. There are 3 webinars

Copyright education

Digital Copyright Issues + Global Copyright Online Courses

Copyright Compliance Copyright compliance is an on-going effort with many facets. Education is one of those facets. Educating yourself about copyright and licensing law as well as educating those

What librarians need to know about copyright law

5 Facts Librarians Must Know About Copyright Law

Librarians and information professionals are often seen as the gatekeepers to content. In that role, they also become interpreters of copyright law and licensing agreements. May I make one

5 Posts on Canadian Copyright Law

The blog for the book Canadian Copyright Law, Fourth Edition now has its first five blog posts. These posts provide information on recent updates to Canadian copyright law. The

Online copyright courses in 2014

Managing Copyright, Canadian Copyright, U.S. Copyright, Global Copyright and More!

What's your schedule like in early 2014 for learning about copyright and digital licensing? Below are some of the many courses now open for registration - and that's

Copyright Newsletter

Rights Management Info, First Sale Doctrine, Scrapers of UGC and Free Legal Advice

Snippets from issue 4, 2013 volume of The Copyright & New Media Law Newsletter: Editorial: Rights Management Information Identifying a copyright owner can be a difficult step in the process of

Copyright reform

Copyright in 2013: Cases, Legislation and More

Instead of reinventing the wheel, this post refers you to various blogs that summed up important copyright happenings in 2013. The 1709 Blog provides a month-by-month review of global

Author signing her book, Canadian Copyright Law

New Digital Site for the Book Canadian Copyright Law

Canadian Copyright Law - The Book Published by Wiley and written by Lesley Ellen Harris, the newest edition of the book Canadian Copyright Law is now available for sale

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