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Copyright

There is no legal limit on how much of a book or an article or other source you can use in writing an essay or a paper. There is a legal doctrine, the doctrine of fair use, that allows you to use...

Latest answer posted December 3, 2013, 9:35 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

The concepts of fair use, copyright infringement, and plagiarism are ongoing hot topics for debate and for concern relative to the Internet. Currently, an ever increasing number of people are...

Latest answer posted February 28, 2013, 7:34 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

The answer to this depends largely on which group gets its way in the United States. There are many, particularly in the tech industry, who would like to see copyright protections weakened. By...

Latest answer posted March 6, 2013, 10:41 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

Of course, any answer to this is largely speculation. However, it is certainly possible to argue that copyright law should move towards a less restrictive regime in order to be more in line with...

Latest answer posted March 6, 2013, 10:55 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

This is, of course, a matter of opinion. My opinion is that copyright laws ought to be less stringent. In particular, they ought not to last as long as they do. In the United States, a copyright...

Latest answer posted March 23, 2013, 8:39 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

It is hard to say what will happen, and there are different opinions on what should happen. From the point of view of some people, it is important to keep on extending the terms of copyrights....

Latest answer posted April 2, 2013, 12:15 am (UTC)

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Copyright

A true answer to this question would need a copyright lawyer, but the cakemaker’s proposal should not be a violation of copyright law. There are two ways to think about this: First, there is the...

Latest answer posted February 28, 2013, 10:28 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

As you probably know all sorts of piracy is illegal. Therefore, there is no ethical way of copying files. You will have to pay for an original copy, or if you are using a computer program in a...

Latest answer posted March 5, 2012, 11:14 am (UTC)

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Copyright

There is a misconception about the field of marketing; those who are not in the field believe that marketing is mainly about being very creative and artistic, and that the work of the artist with...

Latest answer posted March 1, 2013, 4:11 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

In today's world, the major threat to copyrights comes from illegal downloading over file sharing networks. It is exceedingly difficult to shut down websites that host these networks. Therefore,...

Latest answer posted June 7, 2012, 11:07 pm (UTC)

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Copyright

The point of this clause is to protect the interior designer from two things. First, it is to protect her from being sued for copyright infringement. Second, it is to protect her from having to...

Latest answer posted March 28, 2013, 11:18 pm (UTC)

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