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Copyright


October

Copyright


10 quick facts:


1.AS SOON AS ANY WORK IS CREATED, IT IS CONSIDERED COPYRIGHTED (WHETHER INDICATED OR NOT)


2.THERE ARE ONLY THREE WAYS TO LEGALLY USE COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL:

◦Purchase a license
◦Get specific written permission
◦Fair use

3.THERE ARE FOUR FACTORS FOR FAIR USE-ALL FOUR NEED TO BE CONSIDERED

◦Non-profit or Commercial?
◦Factual or Imaginative?
◦Small vs. Large portion
◦Will use affect potential profit by owner?

4.ACKNOWLEDGING THE SOURCE OF COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR PERMISSION


5.YOU MAY USE UP TO 10% OR ONE CHAPTER FROM A BOOK


6.YOU MAY USE ONE ARTICLE FROM MAGAZINE OR NEWSPAPER


7.YOU MAY USE ONLY ONE SHORT LITERARY WORK (UP TO 250 WORDS)


8.YOU MAY USE ONE GRAPHIC FROM A PUBLICATION


9.YOU MAY USE UP TO 10% OR 3 MINUTES OF A MOTION PICTURE 


10.YOU MAY USE UP TO 10% BUT NO MORE THAN 30 SECONDS OF MUSIC OR MUSIC VIDEO

 

 


General Information on copyright


Information on "Fair Use"



 
 

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