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law of musical and dramatic copyright

Edward Cutler

law of musical and dramatic copyright

by Edward Cutler

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Published in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementE. Cutler, T.E. Smith and F.E. Weatherly.
ContributionsSmith, Thomas Eustace., Weatherly, Fred E. 1848-1929.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19673059M

This chapter examines the issue of copyright protection in literary, dramatic and musical works. The question of originality and literary value in this regard are discussed at length. The various types of works which have been held as "literary works" are given a detailed treatment. The question of copyright protection to dramatic works,File Size: 1MB. Page 35 - And what if the author shall be one so copious of fancy, as to have many things well worth the adding come into his mind after licensing, while the book is yet under the press, which not seldom happens to the best and diligentest writers ; and that perhaps a dozen times in one book ‎.

This right can subsist in literary works such as books and computer software, musical works such as musical compositions, dramatic works such as plays, artistic works such as drawings, paintings and sculptures, sound recordings, films, broadcasts, cable programmes and the typographical arrangement of published editions of literary, dramatic or. U.S. copyright law protects original literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other intellectual works. An IP attorney can protect and defend your copyright. Trademark.

Forget casebooks, this book is enjoyable enough to read casually. The beginning of the book provides a great summary of copyright law in general, as well as an explanation of the other areas of Intellectual Property so you have your head in the right place before the /5(12). Under U.S. law, the author of a literary work is automatically the owner of the copyright in the work. However, if an employee creates a literary work as part of his employment, the employer is considered to be the “author” for copyright purposes.


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the layout of published editions of written, dramatic and musical works You can mark your work with the copyright symbol (©), your name and the year of creation. The copyright law also contains various provisions dealing with importations, performances, and displays of copyrighted works for educational and other noncommercial purposes, but they are outside the scope of File Size: KB.

The Berne Convention stipulates that the duration of the term for copyright protection is the life of the author plus at least 50 years after their death.

For some categories of works, the minimum duration is shorter. For example, the minimum term for applied art is 25 years. Movies have a. Publishers of works such as a star registry may register a claim to copyright in the text of the volume [or book] containing the names the registry has assigned to stars, and perhaps the compilation of data; but such a registration would not extend protection to any of the individual star names appearing therein.

The statute does not recognise fictional characters as subject matter of copyright, and protection for the same is derived from judge-made law. The first instance where this issue was brought into light was in the case of Malayala Manorama v VT Thomas. [34]. Modern copyright law originated in England in with a piece of legislation known as the Statute of Anne, which granted authors the exclusive right to print books for a limited period of time.

Since then, copyright laws have been introduced into most countries around the world and along with significant advances in technology, copyright laws. The law gives the creators of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic works, sound recordings, broadcasts, films and typographical arrangement of published editions, rights to control the ways in which their material may be used.

Types of work protected. A treatise on the law of copyright in books, dramatic and musical compositions, letters and other manuscripts, engravings and sculpture, as enacted and administered in England and America with some notices of the history of literary property This book, "A treatise on the law of copyright In books, dramatic and musical compositions, letters and Author: Curtis George Ticknor.

In a major revision of copyright law inthe U.S. Congress specified that copyright subsists in original works of authorship fixed in any tangible medium of expression, and it provided that such works include literary, musical, and dramatic works; pantomimes and choreographic works; pictorial, graphic, and sculptural works; motion pictures.

The dictionary defines copyright as "a person's exclusive right to reproduce, publish, or sell his or her original work of authorship (as a literary, musical, dramatic, artistic, or architectural work).". copyright: [noun] the exclusive legal right to reproduce, publish, sell, or distribute the matter and form of something (such as a literary, musical, or artistic work).

Layout of published editions of written, dramatic or musical works 25 years from when it’s first published The length of copyright also depends on how long ago the work was created.

Originally published: Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown, xi, pp. Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN ISBN Hardcover. New. $ * Reprint of the first edition of the first comprehensive study of copyright law.

Breaking copyright law and being dishonest happens in every state. Anything that teaches children that it is OK to break even little laws, as long as you don't get caught -- is wrong. Do NOT use any literary interpretation of copyright law that you read on any website unless it is DATED AT LEAST in the past last 12 months, even this one.

This book includes an evaluation of the songwriting process, using hit songs as examples. Breaking Into the Music Business: Revised and Updated for the 21st Century Alan H.

Siegel. New York: Fireside () This is a comprehensive guide to copyright law, songwriting and recording, and artist royalties.

Welcome. This guide provides information and resources on copyright law and how it relates to academic activities such as research, teaching, and publication.

Below is a basic introduction to U.S. copyright law -- what it protects, how long it lasts, the rights it Author: April Hathcock. Where, in the case of a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work, a name purporting to be that of the author or the publisher appears on copies of the work as published, or, in the case of an artistic work appeared on the work where it was made, the person whose name so appears or appeared shall, in any proceeding in respect of copyright in.

performance of a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work in public; communication of a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work to the public by telecommunication; Owner. You must include the name and complete mailing address of the owner of the copyright. If there is more than one owner, you can include additional names and addresses.

Enactment of Public Law 92– in [Pub. L. 92–, Oct. 15,85 Stat.which amended sections 1, 5, 19, 20, 26, and of former ti and enacted provisions set out as a note under section 1 of former title 17] marked the first recognition in American copyright law of sound recordings as copy­rightable works.Works subject to copyright law.

The United States copyright law protects "original works of authorship," fixed in a tangible medium including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works.To receive copyright protection in the UK a literary, music or dramatic work must be recorded in writing or otherwise.

Here are some examples (the list is not exhaustive) of original works that are copyright protected: Literary works – novels, song lyrics, newspaper articles, user manuals and exam papers. Dramatic works – ballet, plays and mime.