Week 7 - Creators Issues and Responses

Created Tuesday 04 July 2017


CREATOR RIGHTS, GENERALLY
https://harpers.org/archive/2007/02/the-ecstasy-of-influence/
http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/jurisprudence/2003/06/harry_potter_and_the_international_order_of_copyright.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-14944240 (starwars left to the fans?)

PATENT
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/06/federal-circuit-hits-stupid-patent-owner-fee-award
http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2011/08/intellectual-property?fsrc=rss
https://consumerist.com/2017/05/30/why-the-supreme-courts-ruling-in-toner-cartridge-case-is-a-win-for-consumers/

wow, I'm linking to cracked:
http://www.cracked.com/pictofacts-687-12-inventions-created-by-different-people-at-same-time/

MUSIC
The beginning of the end: http://www.ethanhein.com/wp/2009/biz-markie-gets-the-copyright-smackdown/

MOVIES
http://www.kungfugrippe.com/post/439759688/you-a-big-fan-of-aggressive-ip-enforcement-like

RESPONSES:

Orphan Works and Other reform efforts
http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20081001-orphan-works-copyright-reform-fails-in-wake-of-bailout-bid.html


GPL
http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/
https://perens.com/blog/2017/05/28/understanding-the-gpl-is-a-contract-court-case/

And sometimes, justice wins ☺
http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-happy-birthday-song-lawsuit-decision-20150922-story.html



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