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Copying Isn’T Cool


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Copying Isn’T Cool

  1. 1. Copying Isn’t Cool By Matt Newman
  2. 2. Copyright <ul><li>A document granting exclusive right to publish and sell literary or musical or artistic work. </li></ul><ul><li>Songs </li></ul>
  3. 3. Trademark <ul><li>A word, phrase, graphic image, or symbol used by a business or other organization to represent itself or its merchandise. </li></ul><ul><li>Trademarks must be registered with the US Patent and Trademark Office or with the appropriate international authority in order to be legally recognized. </li></ul><ul><li>The NBA logo is a trademark of the NBA. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Fair Use <ul><li>Permits some copying and distribution without permission of the copyright holder or payment to same. </li></ul><ul><li>If the company allows the content to be downloaded, you may do so but only the items that aren’t copyrighted. </li></ul><ul><li>Songs and Images is an example </li></ul>
  5. 5. Piracy <ul><li>Taking or downloading illegal media such as movies, music, art, and many more subjects that have copyright protection. </li></ul><ul><li>Downloading illegal movies and music from the internet that have copyright protection. Fines are very expensive if you get caught. </li></ul>