2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Apr 22, 2019  
2018-2019 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.