Tag Archives: intellectual property

Featured Acquisition “Rap on Trial: Race, Lyrics, and Guilt in America”

Last summer we shared about recent faculty publications, including the then forthcoming (November 2019) book co-written by our own UGA Martin Chair of Law Andrea L. Dennis and University of Richmond’s Erik Nielson. The title is now available to check … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Growth of the Public Domain: Works from 1924 now Copyright Free!

By Rachel Evans & Stephen Wolfson It is January 2020, and you know what that means, right? New works have entered the public domain! Copyright for most works published before 1978 is 95 years. Since all copyrights end on Dec. … Continue reading

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On Reserve Podcast Episode 5: Public Domain

In this episode Metadata Services Librarian Rachel Evans interviews Research & Copyright Services Law Librarian Stephen Wolfson. They discuss the growth of the public domain on January 1, 2019 including the 1998 law that added 20 years to copyrights which would have expired … Continue reading

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23 from ’23: Celebrating the Growth of the Public Domain with Digital Exhibits & Silent Film Screenings

A large number of movies, books, songs, and paintings from 1923 entered the public domain on Tuesday  January 1, 2019. For more information as to why plus a list of resources listen to our recent podcast episode about the public … Continue reading

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On Reserve Podcast Episode 2: Music & Law

In this episode co-hosts Leslie Grove and Rachel Evans are joined by Nina Guzman to bring you discussions about music and the law with: Law faculty member and fellow podcaster Joe Miller Alumnae and entertainment attorney Michelle Davis Former law … Continue reading

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Artists’s Rights Symposium at UGA today!

As a follow-up to our recent Music Law Resources spotlight last week, it is almost perfect timing that our neighbors here at UGA, the Terry College of Business, are hosting an Artist’s Rights Symposium. Today the inaugural event is taking … Continue reading

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Avast! Piracy Books Have Been Sighted, Matey!

In honor of International Talk Like A Pirate Day, here are a couple of books from the Law Library collection on digital piracy for your enjoyment! Arrrr…. Pop Song Piracy: Disobedient Music Distribution Since 1929 by Barry Kernfeld located in … Continue reading

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