Category Archives: Copyright News

News stories about copyright issues that effect audiovisual archives.

Managing Copyright Compliance in a Multimedia World

Managing Copyright Compliance in a Multimedia World  October 16, 2014 2:00 – 3:00 PM ET In today’s workplace, employees use and share more copyrighted content than ever, from published articles to online images, music and videos. In fact, a 2013 … Continue reading

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Wikipedia rejects photographer’s claim of copyright over famous monkey selfie – on the grounds that the ape took it!

Wikipedia rejects photographer’s claim of copyright over famous monkey selfie – on the grounds that the ape took it!  David Slater was taking photographs of crested black macaques in Sulawesi One of the monkeys hijacked his camera, before taking hundreds … Continue reading

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Fingerprinting, watermarking and monitoring…

Fingerprinting, watermarking and monitoring… Technology expert Richard Wright on new moves to prevent archive footage finishing up on a cable channel or computer game Source: Focal International

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Copyright Guidance for creative Industries

Copyright Guidance for creative Industries  Copyrightuser.org is an online resource aimed at making UK copyright law accessible to creators and members of the public. The resources here are meant for everyone who uses copyright: musicians, filmmakers, performers, writers, visual artists … Continue reading

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