Lawrence lessig is professor of law at Stanford Law School. Freedom of expression® covers the ways in which intellectual property laws have been used to privatize all forms of expression—from guitar riffs and Donald Trump’s “you’re fired” gesture to human genes and public space—and in the process stifle creative expression.
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Digital Media LawWiley-Blackwell #ad - Digital Media Law #ad - Information providers, file sharing, sexting, cyber-stalking, WikiLeaks and shield laws, privacy issues, and many others Used book in Good Condition. Provides a solid foundation in media law illustrates how digitization and globalization are constantly shifting the legal landscape Utilizes current and relevant examples to illustrate key concepts Revised section on legal research covers how and where to find the law Updated with new rulings relating to corporate political speech, restrictions on libel tourism, indecency and Net neutrality, student speech, cases filed against U.
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Intellectual Property: A Very Short Introduction Very Short IntroductionsOxford University Press #ad - The strongest economies in the world have a keen interest in embedding rigid methods of control and enforcement over emerging economies to preserve the huge economic interests linked to their copyright industries-film, software, music, and publishing. Through compelling case studies, including those of starbucks, Vaidhyanathan shows that the modern intellectual property systems reflect three centuries of changes in politics, Coca-Cola, technologies, Sony, economics, and Google Books, Amazon, and social values.
This engaging book clarifies both the basic terms and the major conflicts surrounding these fascinating areas of law, trademarks, patents, offering a layman's introduction to copyright, and other forms of knowledge falling under the purview of intellectual property rights. We all use intellectual property.
Despite its importance to so many aspects of the global economy and daily life, intellectual property policy remains a confusing and arcane subject. Although it emerged from a desire to foster creativity while simultaneously protecting it, intellectual property today has fundamentally shifted to a political dimension.
Using vivid examples, and values governing the dissemination of ideas, noted media expert Siva Vaidhyanathan illustrates the powers and limits of intellectual property, inventions, policies, expressions, distilling with grace and wit the complex tangle of laws, creativity, and data collection in the modern world.
Intellectual Property: A Very Short Introduction Very Short Introductions #ad - Vaidhyanathan explains that intellectual property exists as it does because powerful interests want it to exist. For this reason, the fight over the global standardization of intellectual property has become one of the most important sites of tension in North-South global relations. We all create intellectual property.
Copyright's Highway: From Gutenberg to the Celestial JukeboxStanford Law and Politics #ad - Used book in Good Condition. One of the nation's leading authorities on intellectual property law, readable, economy, Goldstein offers an engaging, and intelligent analysis of the effect of copyright on American politics, and culture. Most compelling on multimedia technologies. Sabra chartrand, the new york times "This eminent authority writes with clarity, lucidity and a wry sense of humor about a subject whose complexities can be daunting.
Jonathan kirsch, literature, Los Angeles Times "A wonderfully American tale of how law, politics and megabucks intersect. William petrocelli, San Francisco Chronicle Used book in Good Condition. Goldstein presents and analyzes key legal battles, including Supreme Court decisions on home taping and 2 Live Crew's contested sampling of Roy Orbison's "Pretty Woman.
In this revised edition, the author expands the discussion to cover electronic media, including an examination of recent Napster litigation, and the vexed Secure Digital Music Initiative, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, under which record companies attempted to develop effective encryption standards for their products.
Copyright's Highway: From Gutenberg to the Celestial Jukebox #ad - From eighteenth-century copyright law, movies, to tomorrow's "celestial jukebox"―a digital repository of books, to current-day copyright issues on the internet, and music available on demand―Paul Goldstein presents a thorough examination of the challenges facing copyright owners and users. Oxford university Press USA.
Praise for the first edition: "a clever and vibrant book that traces copyright history from the invention of the printing press through current challenges to copyright from new technologies.
Moral Panics and the Copyright WarsOxford University Press #ad - Metaphors, and most of all, and free market fundamentalism are a few of the topics covered in this lively, moral panics, folk devils, unflinching examination of the Copyright Wars: the pitched battles over new technology, John Maynard Keynes, business models, Jack Valenti, predictable irrationality, Joseph Schumpeter, consumers.
A centrist and believer in appropriately balanced copyright laws, just like calls for weak copyright laws, Patry concludes that calls for strong copyright laws, miss the point entirely: the only laws we need are effective laws, laws that further the purpose of encouraging the creation of new works and learning.
Used book in Good Condition. In moral panics and the copyright wars, punitive legal regime that has strayed far from its modest, William Patry lays bare how we got to where we are: a bloated, but important roots. Used book in Good Condition. Unless we recognize that the debates over copyright are debates over business models, we will never be able to make the correct business and policy decisions.
Moral Panics and the Copyright Wars #ad - . Just as president obama has called for re-tooling and re-imagining the auto industry, Patry calls for a remaking of our copyright laws so that they may once again be respected. Just as wall street must serve Main Street, neither can copyright be left to a Reaganite "magic of the market. The way we have come to talk about copyright--metaphoric language demonizing everyone involved--has led to bad business and bad policy decisions.
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Reclaiming Fair Use: How to Put Balance Back in CopyrightUniversity of Chicago Press #ad - Finally, aufderheide and jaszi summarize their work with artists and professional groups to develop best practice documents for fair use and discuss fair use in an international context. Used book in Good Condition. Patricia aufderheide and peter jaszi chart a clear path through the confusion by urging a robust embrace of a principle long-embedded in copyright law, but too often poorly understood—fair use.
Reclaiming fair use begins by surveying the landscape of contemporary copyright law—and the dampening effect it can have on creativity—before laying out how the fair-use principle can be employed to avoid copyright violation. By challenging the widely held notion that current copyright law has become unworkable and obsolete in the era of digital technologies, Reclaiming Fair Use promises to reshape the debate in both scholarly circles and the creative community.
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. Appendixes address common myths about fair use and provide a template for creating the reader’s own best practices. Oxford university Press USA.
The Creative Artist's Legal Guide: Copyright, Trademark and Contracts in Film and Digital Media ProductionYale University Press #ad - Clear and thorough, this plain-spoken and practical guide is essential for anyone seeking to navigate the rapidly changing media environment of today. This user-friendly guide supplies creative artists with the essential legal concepts needed to swim safely with lawyers, executives, agents, and other experts in intellectual property and business law.
How do i copyright my screenplay? how can i clear rights for my film project? what can i do to avoid legal trouble when I produce my mockumentary? How do I ascertain whether a vintage novel is in the public domain? Is the trademark I've invented for my production company available? What about copyright and trademark rights overseas? If I upload my film to YouTube, do I give up any rights?Bill Seiter and Ellen Seiter answer these questions and countless others while also demystifying the fundamental principles of intellectual property.
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Used book in Good Condition. Oxford university Press USA. Closely organized around the society of professional journalists' code of ethics—the news industry's widely accepted "gold standard" of journalism principles—this updated edition uses real-life case studies to demonstrate how journalism students and professionals can identify and reason through ethical dilemmas.
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The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the MindYale University Press #ad - Oxford university Press USA. Used book in Good Condition. Why the public domain is vitally important and what we must do to protect it In this enlightening book James Boyle describes what he calls the range wars of the information age—today’s heated battles over intellectual property. Used book in Good Condition.
The public domain is as vital to innovation and culture as the realm of material protected by intellectual property rights, he asserts, and he calls for a movement akin to the environmental movement to preserve it. Why? because intellectual property rights mark out the ground rules of the information society, and often detrimental to cultural access, digital creativity, free speech, unsupported by evidence, and today’s policies are unbalanced, and scientific innovation.
The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind #ad - Boyle identifies as a major problem the widespread failure to understand the importance of the public domain—the realm of material that everyone is free to use and share without permission or fee. Boyle argues that just as every informed citizen needs to know at least something about the environment or civil rights, every citizen should also understand intellectual property law.
If we continue to enclose the “commons of the mind, ” Boyle argues, we will all be the poorer. Used book in Good Condition. With a clear analysis of issues ranging from Jefferson’s philosophy of innovation to musical sampling, synthetic biology and Internet file sharing, this timely book brings a positive new perspective to important cultural and legal debates.
The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the MindYale University Press #ad - If we continue to enclose the “commons of the mind, ” Boyle argues, we will all be the poorer. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Why? because intellectual property rights mark out the ground rules of the information society, digital creativity, free speech, and today’s policies are unbalanced, unsupported by evidence, and often detrimental to cultural access, and scientific innovation.
Boyle identifies as a major problem the widespread failure to understand the importance of the public domain—the realm of material that everyone is free to use and share without permission or fee. Why the public domain is vitally important and what we must do to protect it In this enlightening book James Boyle describes what he calls the range wars of the information age—today’s heated battles over intellectual property.
The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind #ad - The public domain is as vital to innovation and culture as the realm of material protected by intellectual property rights, he asserts, and he calls for a movement akin to the environmental movement to preserve it. With a clear analysis of issues ranging from Jefferson’s philosophy of innovation to musical sampling, synthetic biology and Internet file sharing, this timely book brings a positive new perspective to important cultural and legal debates.
Oxford university Press USA. Boyle argues that just as every informed citizen needs to know at least something about the environment or civil rights, every citizen should also understand intellectual property law. Used book in Good Condition.