Re: copyright again

From: Flick Harrison (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Oct 07 2008 - 15:07:41 PDT

The comic is available free online:

It seems to deal with US law... but I notice it's posted on the
National Film Board of Canada's website as well.

I've recently heard about local dvd / cd repro companies going out of
business, as a result of fines / penalties after they were "audited"
by the Canadian Music Reproduction Rights Association.



On 7-Oct-08, at 11:28 AM, Chuck Kleinhans wrote:

> Given the perennial discussion of copyright issues in film and
> video on Frameworks, folks might be especially interested in this
> new book in comic book format:
> Bound By Laws? Tales from the Public Domain. New Expanded Edition
> by Keith Aoki, James Boyle, and Jennifer Jenkins. Durham: Duke U
> Press, 2008. $8.95 paperback. The authors are lawyers and the
> argument details the key issues with thoughtful and practical
> examples and advice. Especially useful for dealing with the
> practical interest all makers have in copyright, the limits of over-
> zealous enforcement, and new strategies such as Creative Commons.
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