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Copyright Law Courses for Nonlawyers in September 2015

What copyright issues do you need to learn about? Our September  2015 copyright law courses are set out below. Don’t see what you are looking for? Lots of other copyright courses are offered year round. See our complete list of copyright […]

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5 Things You May Not Know About U.S. Copyright Law

U.S. Copyright Law U.S. Copyright Law has so many “nooks and crannies” that it is difficult for those who create, publish and share content to understand just what’s legal

Developing a copyright policy

Developing a Copyright Policy

Developing a Copyright Compliance Policy or Guidelines for Your Library or Organization A copyright compliance policy or guidelines can serve a variety of functions, from determining who owns works

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Corporate Counsel’s Role in Managing Copyright

Corporate Counsel’s Role in Managing Copyright Most uses of copyright-protected materials in an organization are done on a daily basis without consulting in-house counsel.  Such uses may be a

5 essential facts about fair use in the U.S. Copyright Act

5 Essential Facts About Fair Use

Fair use is a much discussed and often misunderstood doctrine in the U.S. Copyright Act. You do not need to be an expert in copyright law to understand

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Copyright Laws in U.S. Government Works

U.S. Government Works: Not All in the Public Domain The U.S. Copyright Act clearly states that copyright protection in the United States is not available for any work of

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10 Myths About Canadian Copyright Law

Does fair use exist in Canada?  Do you have to register a work to be protected by Canadian copyright law?  Does Canada belong to the international treaties on

Test your copyright knowledge: International Copyright Law

Test your knowledge with Copyright Quiz 2.0: International Copyright Principles. True or False? 1. Copyright law is the same throughout the world. T F 2. The leading copyright convention is the

Syllabus for eTutorial: Developing A Copyright Policy or Guidelines

Complete a draft Copyright Policy or Guidelines guided by the 8 lessons in this unique, practical course. Register for the next offering of our Drafting a Copyright Policy or Guidelines

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Certificate in Copyright Management

Graduates Receive Certificates in Copyright Management Congratulations to the CCM Class of 2015 and a new crew of Copyright Managers. Always a thrill to be part of the ceremony

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