American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, The 201 Practice Series: Beyond the Basics, www.abanet.org/yld/101 © 2010 American Bar Association. All Rights Reserved., Fair Use in Copyright Law, By Adam S. Walker, The article describes the importance and usefulness of the fair use defense in copyright law.
American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division The 201 Practice Series: Beyond the Basics © 2010 American Bar Association. All Rights Reserved. Fair Use in Copyright Law By Adam S. Walker Websites routinely display previously published artistic and literary works. Popular songs sample from copyrighted hits. Both the small screen and silver screen continually parody earlier original productions. Are such actions infringement? The answer depends on whether a court finds fair...