0

(

ratings

)

2

students

Created by:

Profile Photo

Last updated:

September 21, 2023

Duration:

Unlimited Duration

FREE

This course includes:

Unlimited Duration

Badge on Completion

Certificate of completion

Unlimited Duration

Description

6.912 Introduction to Copyright Law (January IAP 2006, MIT OCW). Instructor: Keith Winstein. This course is an introduction to copyright law and American law in general.

Topics covered include: structure of federal law; basics of legal research; legal citations; how to use LexisNexis; the 1976 Copyright Act; copyright as applied to music, computers, broadcasting, and education; fair use; Napster, Grokster, and Peer-to-Peer file-sharing; Library Access to Music Project; The 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act; DVDs and encryption; software licensing; the GNU General Public License and free software. (from ocw.mit.edu)

Course Curriculum

  • Lecture 01 – Introduction Unlimited
  • Lecture 02 – LexisNexis and 1976 Copyright Act Unlimited
  • Lecture 03 – Copyright Applied to Music Unlimited
  • Lecture 04 – Software Licensing Unlimited

About the instructor

5 5

Instructor Rating

6

Reviews

4637

Courses

24151

Students

Profile Photo
OpenCoursa
We are an educational and skills marketplace to accommodate the needs of skills enhancement and free equal education across the globe to the millions. We are bringing courses and trainings every single day for our users. We welcome everyone woth all ages, all background to learn. There is so much available to learn and deliver to the people.