Copyright Law

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    Fair Use | Transformative

    What is Transformative Use? Supreme Court, Justice Souter: “… the enquiry focuses on whether the new work merely supersedes the objects of the original creation, or whether and to what extent it is “transformative,” altering the original with new expression, meaning, or message. The more transformative …

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    Fair Use | Factors

    Quoting: Title 17 of the United States Code 17 U.S.C. § 107 – Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 17 U.S.C. § 106 and 17 U.S.C. § 106A, the fair use of a copyrighted work, including such use by reproduction in copies or phonorecords or by …

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    Fair Use | Commentary

    What is Commentary Use? Fair use is a doctrine originating in the law of the United States that permits limited use of copyrighted material without having to first acquire permission from the copyright holder. To justify the use as fair, one must demonstrate how it …