Through the use of the copyright laws, the artists, song writers, and music recording companies will be challenged to produce and create their own unique and artistic musical piece (Golvan 7). The copyright laws can be used to protect not only the creators of artistic designs but also those individuals who create their own music, sound recordings, dramatic films, and broadcast signals. Under the Australian copyright law, “the copyright term in Australia has been increased from 50 to 70 years from the life of the author” (Golvan 7; Remix'd). It means that the writer of songs who were granted a copyright for their masterpiece are protected by the copyright laws for up to 70 years after his or her death. With regards to the essence of intellectual and copyright laws in Australia, this study will focus on discussing why the remix culture can be read as a sustained critique of the intellectual property and copyright laws. To prove that the reproduction of remix songs can indirectly violate the intellectual and copyright laws in Australia, several real-life examples will be provided in this paper. Literature Review Song remix is all about changing the form of an existing song by either enhancing the tone or the beat as a way of coming up with a more interesting sound and musical structure (James 24). ...Show more
Student ID Number & Code Date Remix Culture can be Read as a Sustained Critique of Intellectual Property and Copyright Laws Introduction The intellectual property is the legal term used to pertain to a wide-range of laws including the copyright, designs, patents, plant breeder’s rights, and other registered trademarks (Davison, Monotti and Wiseman 1)…
Digital technology developers make peer-to-peer networks,which enable people to obtain the same works without paying.Acquiring the works with this method is similar to stealing,as per copyright law,hence it is must to reaffirm,and even extend,copyright law to criminalise the use of networkers who copy others’ work.
Intellectual property is an idea, emotion, or any asset that an employee creates for his or her company. An intellectual property does not belong to the person who invents it; rather it actually belongs to the company for which that person creates that property.
Copyright, trademark, and patent are the three most recognized forms of intellectual property (Schwabach 55-60). Since the invention of internet, communication between individuals improved through the cyber space. This step improved the mode of doing things, but it created an avenue for people to misuse the intellectual property that led to the introduction and implementation of cyber law to regulate and govern these activities (Kumar 111).
At the same time, the Internet opens up many opportunities for the unauthorized use of intellectual property. In particular, intellectual property may be copied for relatively low costs and distributed over several states simultaneously. International intellectual property protection laws have attempted to strike a fair balance between the sharing of information and knowledge and the rights of authors of intellectual property to benefit from their labour and creativity.
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37,000 die everyday from diseases like pneumonia, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, measles, and diarrhea. The tragedy is that even amidst this urgent and compelling need to address this global problem, the right of the people to health care still remains inextricably intertwined with a rigid intellectual property regime.
Or would they now it would probably be considered as in the common domain, owned by all of society. Such problems continue today with the software industry, which is part of today’s computing industry, the equivalent to the invention of
The right safeguards any person’s personality, image or voice from exploitation especially when the potential user incorporates it for commercial purposes.
Based on some states’ laws, protection from exploitation of
Copyright Law patented in the UK from a common law concept; the statute of Anne, and turned out to be legislative with the passing of the Copyright Act of 1988 (Litman, 2001). However, the current right is the Copyright, Designs, and patent Act of