Music copyright law [electronic resource] / David J. Moser and Cheryl L. Slay.
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- ISBN: 9781435459731 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1435459733 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 9781435459724 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1435459725 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 304 p.)
- Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Course Technology, Cengage Learning, c2012.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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What is copyright? -- The history of copyright -- What can be protected by copyright? -- Ownership of copyright -- The reproduction right -- The derivative and distribution rights -- Public performance and display rights -- Duration of copyright -- Copyright formalities -- Infringement of copyright -- Defenses to infringement -- Remedies for copyright infringement -- International copyright protection -- Copyright and digital technology -- The online music war.
This book provides readers with a foundational knowledge of the fundamentals of copyright law, what it protects, the benefits of registering a copyright, what to do when copyright has been infringed, and how copyright law applies to the music industry. Controversies involving copyright and music in the digital age and the debates over online music are also discussed.
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