Reminder: Digital Licensing Seminar in D.C.

K Nayyer knayyer at
Sun Nov 14 11:15:11 EST 1999

Just a reminder that the date for this workshop is approaching...

**crossposted to several lists; apologies for duplications**

Digital Licensing Seminar presented by

Washington, D.C. November 22, 1999, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 

Registration information is available at

Participants will examine various digital licensing topics and issues from
the perspectives of licensees, licensors, and creators. Topics examined
include the following:

- licensing arrangements generally;
- the uses of works that can be made through a licensing agreement;
- duration of a licensing agreement;
- sublicenses and secondary rights;
- who owns what;
- moral rights;
- compensation;
- credits;
- warranties and indemnities; and
- revocation of rights in certain circumstances

The instructor, Lesley Ellen Harris, author of Digital Property: Currency
of the 21st Century, will lead participants through a clause by clause
analysis of typical licensing agreements. Participants also will have the
opportunity to review and analyze actual licensing agreements.

The workshop is intended to benefit anyone involved in the use or
licensing of digital materials. Content creators and persons working in
museums, archives, and libraries are encouraged to attend.

Those unable to attend this session but interested in attending in another
venue are requested to email seminars at

Further information is available at the seminar web site and by email: 
seminars at

Thank you

Take care, 

Kim Nayyer B.Sc. LL.B
MLIS Student
University of Alberta
knayyer at

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