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Copyrights in Sound Recordings

This lesson introduces the user to the copyright issues that pertain to sound recordings. The lesson illustrates the difference between sound recordings and other works, the nature of the exclusive rights granted to the owners of sound recording copyrights, some of the problems resulting from the interaction of sound recording copyrights with other copyrights, and key limitations on sound recording copyrights. Users should have knowledge of basic copyright principles before using this program.

Lesson Completion Time

1 hour

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