the exclusive legal right, given to an originator or an assign to print, publish, perform, film, or record literary, artistic, or musical material, and to authorize others to do the same.
the doctrine that brief excerpts of copyright 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.
one's unique set of digital activities, actions, and communications that leaves a data trace on the Internet or on a computer or other digital device and can identify the particular user or device
the unauthorized use or reproduction of another's work.
the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own.