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Intellectual Property and Fair Use

On the occasion of  Fair Use Week , the University Libraries invite you to join a discussion on: “Intellectual Property and Fair Use”

Speaker: Pierre El Khoury, Professor of Intellectual Property Law, Legal Lead of Creative Commons Lebanon

Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location: West Hall – Auditorium B


Copyright Principles: issues for libraries

  • The granted rights
  • Copyright duration and the public domain
  • The orphan works
  • The technical protection measures
  • The collective rights management
  • The database right

Copyright Exceptions, Fair Use and their implications for libraries:

  • What is a copyright exception/limitation
  • What is Fair Use/Fair Dealing
  • How can libraries benefit from the exceptions
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm
West Hall, Auditorium B
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