On June 14, 2010, the Executive Office of the President
released a proposed law intended to "modernize" the existing statute governing authorial
and connected rights in Brazil,
Federal Law No. 9.610 of 1998 (hereinafter, "the Copyright Law").
The proposed law is the result of...
By Justin Hughes*
*Professor of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York.
Excerpt from A Short History of "Intellectual Property" in Relation to Copyright , 33 Cardozo L. Rev. 1293 (April, 2012)
In the corridors of law firms, industry, or government it
The luxury goods and creative industries market continues to outperform the wider European economy, growing at 13% between 2009 and 2010, and 10% between 2010 and 2011. In this thriving environment, the high-end segment of European design household and office equipment, furniture and furnishing has,...
by Donna Ray Berkelhammer
Many people do not understand how work product is
protected and what you can do with other people's work. Let's take a look
at 10 copyright myths:
1. I have to register my work to get a
2. I can get a copyright by mailing my work to