Tag Archives: Works

U.S. Copyright Office Issues Final Rule Establishing Group Registration for Unpublished Works

As part of its efforts to modernize and improve the registration process, the U.S. Copyright Office has adopted a final rule, effective March 15, 2019, that establishes a group registration option for unpublished works. This new rule will allow copyright owners … Continue reading

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How the BBC Visual and Data Journalism team works with graphics in R

Medium: “Over the past year, data journalists on the BBC Visual and Data Journalism team have fundamentally changed how they produce graphics for publication on the BBC News website. In this post, we explain how and why we have used … Continue reading

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How to Create a Budget That Works for You

Are you the type that always has an outstanding high-interest debt that you can find ways to pay up? Do you often over withdraw what you have in the bank because of unnecessary expenses? Do you find it difficult to … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Protects Expressive Works by Denying Review of Olivia De Havilland Lawsuit

Earlier this month, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a California court’s dismissal of actress Olivia de Havilland’s lawsuit against FX Networks.  The decision sustains First Amendment protection to expressive works and free speech rights of the creators. De … Continue reading

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Copyright Office Releases “Copyright and Visual Works: The Legal Landscape of Opportunities and Challenges”

The U.S. Copyright Office has submitted a letter to Congress detailing the results of the Office’s public inquiry on how certain visual works, particularly photographs, graphic artworks, and illustrations, are registered, monetized, and enforced under the Copyright Act of 1976. … Continue reading

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