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Session Name: Copyright at the Edge: Defining Copyrightability
MeetingType: Chapter Meeting
Date: 05/21/15
Description: New York Chapter: What are the outer limits of copyright protection? Which cases push those boundaries, establishing the very edge of protectability? Courts have sometimes struggled with where to draw the line in terms of copyright protection, handing down decisions in outlier cases that establish the limits of copyright for works ranging from jewelry design, costumes, and fonts to gardens and conceptual art. Our panel of experts focuses on the outer limits of copyright protection and the cases that push those boundaries, establishing the very edge of protectability.
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Speaker(s): Gloria Phares, Nancy E. Wolff, Thomas Kjellberg
Keywords: Art, Authorship, Compilations, Copyrightability, Dramatic Work, Fashion, Film, Fixation, Ideas, Originality, Ownership, Photography, Pictorial, Public Domain, Registration, Sculpture, Software, Useful Article, Visual Artists Rights Act