Balancing Intellectual Property Rights With Information Technology

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Balancing Intellectual Property Rights With Information Technology

  1. 1. Balancing Intellectual Property Rights With Information Technology Pal V. Rao, Ph.D., CDP Dean of Library Services Central Missouri State University Warrensburg, MO 64093
  2. 2. Intellectual Property <ul><li>Original creative works that have economic value and are protected by law </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Encarta Encyclopedia </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Three Principle Types <ul><li>Patents </li></ul><ul><li>Copyrights </li></ul><ul><li>Trademarks </li></ul>
  4. 4. Patent <ul><li>A legal protection granted by the government. </li></ul><ul><li>Exclusive right to make, use and sell an invention for a specific period—20 years in the U.S. </li></ul>Pat. Pending
  5. 5. Copyright <ul><li>Exclusive privilege to authors to reproduce, distribute, perform, or display their creative works. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Trademark <ul><li>Word or symbol used by manufacturers to identify goods. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Impact of Technology on IPR <ul><li>IPR becomes popular with technology </li></ul><ul><li>Technology enhances and diminishes the value of IPR </li></ul>
  8. 8. Faculty Concerns <ul><li>Faculty supplanted by technology </li></ul><ul><li>Historical evidence </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Textbooks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational films </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Institutional Concerns <ul><li>Recouping the investment </li></ul><ul><li>Continuation of instruction </li></ul>
  10. 10. Economic Concerns <ul><li>Zillionaire concerns </li></ul>
  11. 11. Copyright <ul><li>Royal Guild </li></ul><ul><li>Statue of Anne </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. Constitution, Article 8, Sec. 1 </li></ul><ul><li>1908 </li></ul><ul><li>1956 – Berne Convention </li></ul><ul><li>1978 </li></ul><ul><li>DMCA </li></ul><ul><li>TEACH ACT </li></ul>
  12. 12. Copyright <ul><li>Academic Exception </li></ul><ul><li>Fair Use </li></ul>
  13. 13. Fair Use <ul><li>Should not deprive revenue to the creator </li></ul><ul><li>Advance the cause of learning </li></ul>
  14. 14. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)‏ <ul><li>Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act (UCITA)‏ </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Significantly curtailed fair use provisions </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Technology, Education, and Copyright Harmonization Act <ul><li>TEACH ACT </li></ul>
  16. 16. Online Courses <ul><li>Ownership </li></ul><ul><li>Modifications </li></ul><ul><li>Continuation </li></ul><ul><li>Derivates </li></ul><ul><li>Standards </li></ul><ul><li>Conflict Resolution </li></ul>
  17. 17. Online Courses <ul><li>Total </li></ul><ul><li>Partial </li></ul>
  18. 18. CMSU Online Course Policy Recommendations <ul><li>PDF Document </li></ul><ul><li>http://library. cmsu . edu / ipr / ipr . htm </li></ul>
  19. 19. Q & A <ul><li>Those are my thoughts. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What are yours? </li></ul></ul>
  20. 20. To Contact Me <ul><li>Pal V. Rao </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E-mail: [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Phone: 660-543-4140 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Down Load Address: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://library. cmsu . edu /dean/ deanpage . htm </li></ul></ul>

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