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A copyright is a set of exclusive rights granted by a state to the creator of an original work or their assignee for a limited period of time upon disclosure of the work. This includes the right to copy, distribute and adapt the work. In most jurisdictions copyright arises upon fixation

Frustration print that page

To the individual experiencing frustration, the emotion is usually attributed to external factors that are beyond his or her control. Although mild frustration due to internal factors (e.g. laziness, lack of effort) is often a positive force (inspiring motivation), it is more often than not | 2011/5/24 16:29:31

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The classic argument for copyright is the view that granting developers temporary monopolies over their works encourages further development and creativity by giving the developer a source of income; normally copyright is enforced within a framework of Berne convention , instigated by Victor

International Copyright Act of 1891 print that page

The International Copyright Act of 1891 was created because many people shunned the idea of literary piracy. It was the first U.S. congressional act that offered copyright protection in the United States to citizens of countries other than the United States. The act extended limited protection | 2011/7/7 10:12:12

Luis Echeverría print that pageTimeline of Luis Echeverría


eventually became the private secretary of the party president, General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada . Echeverría served as Interior Secretary under President Gustavo Díaz Ordaz from 1964 to 1970. He maintained a hard line against student protesters throughout 1968. Clashes between the government

Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act print that page

The Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act ( OCILLA ) is United States federal law that creates a conditional safe harbor for online service providers (OSP) (a group which includes internet service providers (ISP)) and other Internet intermediaries by shielding them for | 2011/8/23 21:17:11

Copyright Term Extension Act print that page

The Copyright Term Extension Act (CTEA) of 1998 extended copyright terms in the United States by 20 years. Since the Copyright Act of 1976 , copyright would last for the life of the author plus 50 years, or 75 years for a work of corporate authorship . The Act extended these terms to life | 2011/7/22 12:00:25

Copyright infringement print that page


The practice of labelling the infringement of exclusive rights in creative works as "piracy" predates statutory copyright law. Prior to the Statute of Anne 1709, the Stationers' Company of London in 1557 received a Royal Charter giving the company a monopoly on publication and tasking it

Crown copyright print that page

Under Part VII of the Copyright Act 1968 , the Australian Government holds copyright in any work, film or sound recording made by or under the direction or control of the Government, and any work first published by or under the direction or control of the Government. Section 182A of the Act | 2011/10/5 10:05:42

History of copyright law print that page


The history of copyright law starts with early privileges and monopolies granted to printers of books . The British Statute of Anne 1709, full title "An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting the Copies of Printed Books in the Authors or purchasers of such Copies, during the Times