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A User's Guide to Copyright 7th ed


ISBN13: 9781847666857
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781845920685
To be Published: September 2017
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £100.00



A User's Guide to Copyright, 7th edition is long established as one of the key texts in the field. Renowned for its practical, user-friendly and authoritative approach and for its practical application to the main copyright using industries, the book is considered essential reading for legal practitioners, copyright law students and - crucially - for those working in the copyright using industries.

Extensively cross-referenced to cases, legislation and leading texts and articles, this book clearly and effectively illustrates and explains the scope and relevance of copyright law in the new digital information era.

Legislation and case law includes:

  • WIPO Treaties
  • Number of EU Directives
  • Enterprise and regulatory Reform Act 2013
  • Football Association Premier League case (CJEU (C-403/08))
  • Infopaq (C-302/10)
  • Public Relations Consultants Association v The Newspaper Licensing Agency (C-360/13)
  • ITV v TVCatchup (C-607/11)
  • Da Vinci Code case – Baigent v Random House
  • Fisher v Brooker 2009 UKHL 41 – the Whiter Shade of Pale case

Subjects:
Intellectual Property Law
Contents:
1. What is copyright law?
2. Copyright works
3. Originality
4. Qualification of protection and international copyright
5. Breach of confidence and passing off
6. Term of copyright and publication right
7. Restricted acts and acts off secondary infringement
8. Infringement of copyright and remedies
9. Exceptions and defences to copyright actions
10. Ownership, transmission and licensing of copyright
11. Moral rights
12. Rights in performance
13. Collecting societies, copyright licensing schemes
14. EU law, competition and copyright
15. The protection of designs
16. The protection of databases
17. Publishers and printers
18. Newspapers, magazines and periodicals
19. Schools, universities and other educational establishments
20. Libraries and archives
21. Reprography
22. The music industry: publishers and composers and the record industry
23. Drama, ballet and opera production
24. Film and television production
25. Public performance: discos, concert halls, cinemas etc
26. Networked communication broadcasting, cable, internet and mobile transmissions
27. Artists, photographers, art galleries, art dealers and museums
28. Architects and architecture
29. Advertising agencies
30. Computer software
31. Character merchandising
32. Designers of consumer goods, fashion goods and spare parts
33. Piracy and counterfeiting.

Series: A User's Guide to

A User's Guide to Data Protection 2nd ed (eBook) ISBN 9781784512507
Published June 2016
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A User's Guide to Patents 4th ed ISBN 9781780434896
Published November 2015
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£130.00
A User's Guide to Trade Marks and Passing Off 4th ed ISBN 9781780436852
Published May 2015
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A User's Guide to Trade Marks and Passing Off 4th ed (eBook) ISBN 9781780436845
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A User's Guide to Design Law ISBN 9781847663054
Published April 2010
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A User's Guide to Copyright 6th ed ISBN 9781845920685
Published February 2006
Bloomsbury Professional
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