The law of copyright

Paperback | January 4, 2012

byThomas Edward Scrutton

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Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1903. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VI. COPYRIGHT IN BOOKS. Definitions.--Newspapers.--Maps.--Qualities required in copyright work.--Literary value.--Advertisements.--Titles of books.-- Originality.--Translations. -- Annotations.--New editions.--Publication in the United Kingdom.--Duration and extent of right.-- Persons who may acquire the right.--Investitive facts.--Works written on commission.--Rights of author.--Infringements of copyright. -- Literary piracy. -- Abridgments. -- Translations. -- Literary larceny.--Duties of author.--Registration.--Transvestitive facts.--Remedies against infringements.--Remedies against author. The Act of 1842 defines "Copyright" as:--"The sole, and exclusive liberty of printing or otherwise multiplying copies of any 'book;'" and the term "book" is defined as :--" every volume, part or division of a volume, pamphlet, sheet of letterpress, sheet of music, map, chart, or plan separately published " (a). Thus a folding card with verses on will be protected as a " book" (b), or a single leaf with an application form on it (c). "Separately published" is not confined to publication as a separate book, but applies also to parts of a volume (a) 5 & 6 Vict. c. 45, s. 2. In White v. Oeroch (1819), 2 B. & Aid. 298, Abbott, C.J., laid down that any literary composition, whether large or small, was a book within the former Act. (6) Hildesheimer v. Dunn (1891), 64 L. T. 452. (c) Southern v. Bailes, unreported, before Chitty, J., Aug. 1894. separate and clearly distinguished in the volume, as in the case of a volume of stories by different authors (d). News- Newspapers.--In Cox v. Land and Water Company (e), papers. wnere the proprietor of the Field, a newspaper whose first number was not registered under s. 18 of the Act of 1842, brought an action against the defendants fo...

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Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1903. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VI. COPYRIGHT IN BOOKS. Definitions.--Newspapers.--Maps.--Qualities required in copyright work.--Literary value.--Advertisements....

Format:PaperbackDimensions:110 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.23 inPublished:January 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217799981

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