2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    Oct 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW - 623 Copyright


(3 hrs.)

An examination of the legal protection afforded the fruits of literary and creative endeavor, the Federal Copyright Act of 1976, the nature of copyright protection, types of works covered, mechanisms of securing protection, and procedures for enforcement. Topics include the history of copyright; the relationship of copyright to other forms of protection for intellectual property; and the interaction between new technologies, including data processing and copyright law.