ERIC Number: ED147813
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Dec-28
Copyright Law Symposium. No. 23.
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, New York, NY.
This book presents the five national prizewinning papers in the twenty-third copyright law symposium conducted by the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP). Titles of the papers are "The USSR Joins the Universal Copyright Convention" (first prize), "Copyright Misuse: Thirty Years Waiting for the Other Shoe" (second prize), "The Fine Artist's Right to the Reproduction of His Original Work" (third prize), "Simultaneous Copyright and Patent Protection" (fourth prize), and "Federal Preemption in the Field of Intellectual Creations--An End to the Common Law Copyright" (fifth prize). Appendixes list the judges for all twenty-three competitions, the papers that appeared in the preceding twenty-two competitions, and the law schools that contributed papers to the previous symposia. Lists of statutes, cases, and works cited in the book are included. (RL)
Descriptors: Conferences, Copyrights, Federal Legislation, Foreign Countries, International Relations, Laws, Patents, Plagiarism, Printing, Publishing Industry, Standards
Columbia University Press, 562 West 113th St., New York, New York 10025 ($12.50 cloth)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, New York, NY.