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Copyright - a general overview
1.1 What is copyright?
1.2 Some common misconceptions
1.3 What is protected? (types of works)
1.4 Requirements for copyright protection
1.5 Who owns copyright?
1.6 Some exceptions to the general rule of copyright ownership
1.7 How long does it last?
1.8 Is the work still in copyright?
1.9 What are the rights of a copyright owner?
1.10 Dealing with copyright (assignments and licences)
1.11 Statutory and Voluntary Licences
1.12 How is copyright infringed?
1.13 Copyright exceptions
1.14 Statutory Licence Schemes
1.15 Liability of schools, TAFE institutes and individuals for copyright infringement
1.16 Moral Rights
1.17 Performers' Rights
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