Copyright Law and the Public Domain
Copyright is complicated. But we’re here to help! Marcie Kaufman, Counsel at ITHAKA, will discuss how US law determines whether a work is in copyright or in the Public Domain. She will also give an overview of the history of US copyright law and its resulting complexities for today’s users, and discuss tools, including our new Copyright Checkpoint, for helping users determine the copyright status of images, books, journals, and other textual materials. 45 min.