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We need grassroots support for the Copyright Small Claims Bill in Congress - today!
The Copyright Office released a report on Mass Digitization and Orphan Works - pilot program proposed. The report recommends legislation limiting liability for the use of orphan works and also proposes the use of extended collective licensing for nonprofit educational and research mass digitization
We've all glanced over a seemingly benign document an art buyer or client has asked us to sign as a "formality", prior to beginning a project.
Copyright Office Issues a Notice of Inquiry on Photographs, Graphic Artworks, and Illustrations. APA will be working with the other organizations in our industry to submit comments or your behalf - please send us your feedback.
The latest news related to copyright issues effecting visual artists.
- Call to Action - Support HR3945
- APA Works for Photographer’s Rights
- Copyright Office Proposes Extended Collective Licensing Program
- Copyright Office Issues a Notice of Inquiry on Photographs, Graphic Artworks, and Illustrations
- Fair Use for the Visual Arts
- Copyright Office Subcommittee Hearing
- Register your copyright
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