ERIC Number: EJ630728
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Work for Hire for Nonacademic Creators.
Herrington, TyAnna K.
Journal of Business and Technical Communication, v13 n4 p401-26 Oct 1999
Examines the Work for Hire Doctrine and its importance to technical communication instructors who prepare students to create intellectual products in workplace settings. Explains how the Doctrine operates in practice, charts the progressive legal treatment of work for hire through case law, and notes the developing trend in the courts to support a more protectionist stance regarding creative products. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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