411 For Creatives

~How Not To Steal~


grant a license to (someone or something) to permit the use of something or to allow an activity to take place.

fair use

  1. (in US copyright law) 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.