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Employment & Environment:
Copyright
Four Types of Intellectual Property

Four Types of Intellectual Property
1. Trademarks
2. Trade Secrets
3. Copyrights
4. Patents

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Employment & Environment:
Copyright
Copyrightability

Copyrightability
- fixed in some tangible medium of expression
- creative
- original

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Employment & Environment:
Copyright
Procedure

Procedure
- once fixed to tangible medium, author is entitled to copyright protection

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Employment & Environment:
Copyright
Length of Protection

Length of Protection
- life of author + 70 years
- Work-For-Hire is shorter of: 95 years date of publication or 120 from creation

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Employment & Environment:
Copyright
Elements of copyright infringement claim

Elements of copyright infringement claim
- ownership of valid copyright
- unauthorized copying by someone else (no intent)

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Employment & Environment:
Copyright
Fair Use Defense

Fair Use Defense
- purpose and character of use
- nature of copyrighted work
- amount and sustainability of the portion used
- effect of use on potential market value of copyrighted work

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