Fair Use

By: Alexis Saldukas

What Is Fair Use?

the doctrine that brief excerpts of copyrighted material may, under certain circumstances, be quoted verbatim for purposes such as criticism, news reporting, teaching, and research, without the need for permission from or payment to the copyright holder.

What Is The Fair Use Act ?

States that brief part of copyrighted material may under certain circumstances be used for purposes such as criticism , news reporting, teaching , and research without permission

What uses are covered under the Fair Use Act?

News reporting , Criticism ,Teaching ,Research

Four Factors Of Fair Use

  1. The purpose and character.is it just a copy or am I doing something different with it ?

  2. nature of the original work. Was it creative or informational?

  3. amount used . you can only use 30 seconds.

  4. effect . Did it harm the market for the original work?

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