Fair Use of using online images


Attribution is a copyright law that allows the author to be credited with whatever work they have created. Attributions are critical to management and business because the its behavior may influence managers' and employees' judgments and actions. It also influences an employee's motivation. Employees who believe that the cause of their success is outside of their control, he or she may not want to attempt new tasks and may lose motivation to perform their job well.

Public Domain

Public Domain are intellectual property rights that have either been expired, forfeited, or inapplicable, so the public is allowed to use his or her work freely. Public Domain Works also may provide a good business opportunity. There are three ways to take advantage of the public domain. Number One, use public domain pictures to create and sell mugs, t-shirts, posters, stationary, and other items on websites. Number two, repackage old films and sell on websites such as Amazon or Ebay. Finally number three, repackage and sell old books in digital format on websites such as Amazon or Ebay.

Fair Use

Fair Use is a limitedand exception to the rights granted by copyright law to the author of a creative work. In United States, fair use is a doctrine that permits limited use of copyrighted material without having to get permission from the owner such as criticism, news reporting, teaching, research, and parody. Courts consider four factors when evaluating whether use of copyrighted material is fair. This includes the purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes, the nature of the copyrighted work, the amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole, and the effect of the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.


Copyright is the legal right given to the originator to print, publish, perform, or film, and to authorize others to do the same. The copyright protection is created the moment your work is fixed in a tangible form of expression. Also, the first date that the copyright material is sent out to the public, that is called the publication date. The copyright symbol is a c enclosed in a circle.