Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Drafting Copyright Exceptions

Drafting Copyright Exceptions
From the Law in Books to the Law in Action

$125.00 (C)

Part of Cambridge Intellectual Property and Information Law

  • Publication planned for: February 2020
  • availability: Not yet published - available from February 2020
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107043312

$ 125.00 (C)
Hardback

Pre-order Add to wishlist

Looking for an examination copy?

If you are interested in the title for your course we can consider offering an examination copy. To register your interest please contact collegesales@cambridge.org providing details of the course you are teaching.

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • How should copyright exceptions be drafted? This is a question of ongoing concern in scholarly and law reform debates. In Drafting Copyright Exceptions, Emily Hudson assesses drafting options using insights from the standards and rules literature, and case studies from cultural institutions in Australia, Canada, the UK and the US. Drawing on thousands of hours of interviews conducted over fourteen years, the book describes how staff engage with and interpret the law. Whilst some practices are guided strongly by copyright doctrine, others are influenced by the factors such as ethical views, risk assessment, and prosaic matters related to collection management. This work should be read by anyone interested in a detailed account of interpretative practices related to the drafting of copyright exceptions, but it also speaks to broader debates about the relationship between the 'law in books' and the 'law in action'.

    • Describes reported decision-making practices in relation to copyright management, as disclosed in interviews in Australia, Canada, the UK and the US
    • Contains observations and recommendations in relation to the drafting of exceptions, including reform of sector-specific exceptions, and calls for greater use of 'flexible drafting' and fair use
    • Connects to an existing scholarly debate in relation to the drafting of copyright exceptions, which will be useful for academics, law reform bodies and governments that are considering copyright law reform
    Read more

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Publication planned for: February 2020
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107043312
    • dimensions: 228 x 152 mm
    • availability: Not yet published - available from February 2020
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Background:
    1. Introduction
    2. Standards and rules
    3. Copyright and cultural institutions
    Part II. The Law in Action:
    4. Sector-specific exceptions
    5. Functional fair use
    6. Australian section 200AB
    7. Fair dealing's failures?
    Part III. The Future:
    8. New norms and practices
    9. Drafting copyright exceptions
    Appendix
    Bibliography
    Index.

  • Author

    Emily Hudson, King's College London
    Emily Hudson is Reader in Law at King's College London. She has also worked at the University of Oxford, University of Queensland, Melbourne Law School and Minter Ellison Lawyers.

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×