UMN Copyright Report, #3

Trying a blog-based option for better readability.. Copyright “Dancing Baby” Appeals Court Decision Stands Minus the “Fair Use” Algorithms – Hollywood Reporter Court revises its opinion, but confirms earlier decision that rightsholders must consider fair use before issuing takedown notices fairuse takedowns DMCA UMNCrpt003 The Monkey Selfie Monkey just filed an appeal – 🚨 […]

© enforcement/compliance is not the right mindset for libraries

I got a question from a libraryperson recently, about user activities that had never occurred to me as copyright concerns before. This spurred some thoughts, also connected to some talks I have given about how libraries can support our users with respect to copyright. [View the story “Copyright enforcement in Libraries” on Storify] To be […]