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U.S. Copyright Office NewsNet
A free electronic mailing list that provides timely information on copyright-related issues. Subscribe by email to: LISTSERV@loc.gov In the body of the message say: Subscribe USCopyright
BNA Intellectual Property Professional Information Center Email News
A weekly digest of the stories on the Professional Information Center with links back to the full text. Subscribe at: http://ipcenter.bna.com/
Legal Information Institute U.S. Code Collection
Searchable copy of the copyright law in its entirety. This is a service of the Legal Information Institute of Cornell Law School.
The EPIC Alert is transmitted over the EPIC News mailing list. The list is a service of the Electronic Privacy Information Center and is for official EPIC announcements and publications. No more than 1-2 messages are transmitted per week. Contains some copyright-related material. Subscribe at: http://www.epic.org/alert/subscription.html
Published by the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, The Filter newsletter gives you a unique take on today's most pressing public interest–oriented Internet issues through the eyes of leading experts, scholars, and researchers. Subscribe at: http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/filter/
Chilling Effects Clearinghouse
A joint project of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Harvard, Stanford, Berkeley, University of San Francisco, and University of Maine law school clinic.
Do you know your online rights? Have you received a letter asking you to remove information from a Web site or to stop engaging in an activity? Are you concerned about liability for information that someone else posted to your online forum? If so, this site is for you. …The website offers background material and explanations of the law for people whose websites deal with topics such as Fan Fiction, Copyright, Domain Names and Trademarks, Anonymous Speech, and Defamation.
PatentCafe’s Intellectual Property Magazine
Focuses on the patent area of intellectual property. The magazine can be read at: http://www.PatentCafe.com/IPFrontline/. Subscribe to IPFrontline Newsletter at: http://www.cafezine.com/signup.asp
where you can consult with service colleagues on the application of copyright law to a wide variety of teaching situations.
Open to CCUMC members only, to subscribe contact the CCUMC Executive Office at email@example.com.
Forum. This list is being organized to give those who ask, answer, and discuss copyright questions of any type a forum for discussion. Discussion will not be limited to any one area such as copyright for electronic materials. Subscribe by e-mail to: LISTPROC@CNI.ORG In body of message say: subscribe <listname> <your real name> e.g., SUBSCRIBE CNI-COPYRIGHT John Doe.
“A discussion group that provides a forum for the analysis of topics such as copyright law and policy, technologies, and federal information law and policies that impact higher education, particularly digital distance education. … This listserv aims to be a space for educators, policy makers, librarians, lawyers and all who have a vested interest in digital copyright and other intellectual property matters of importance to the higher education community. Subscribe at: http://lists.umuc.edu/digital-copyright/.
To subscribe, go to http://listserv.binghamton.edu/archives/media-l.html and click on "Join or leave the list (or change settings)."
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CCUMC Copyright Initiatives
2002 Judicial & Legislative Contributions
Eldred v. Ashcroft (Copyright Term Extension Act [CTEA, 1998])
Legislative Call for Comments (DMCA & CBDTPA)
U. S. Copyright Office Hearings (DMCA)
Fair Use Guidelines for Educational Multimedia
Copyright Task Force, 1992-94
Copyright Task Force, 1985-87
The Consumer Access to Information Act - Dueling House Bills or Lessons in Legislating Database Protection: What are the important principles at stake?