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Art Law Deskbook

Art Law Deskbook is a broad based including detailed information on copyright and trademark rights, rights of publicity and censorship of an artist’s work.
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ISBN/ISSN: 9781522137009
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This publication is designed to help artists and attorneys in the field understand the rights and responsibilities of artists and their work. It is broad based including detailed information on copyright and trademark rights, rights of publicity and censorship of an artist’s work. The book includes directions as well as practical guidance on these complex issues. It includes in one publication all of the information you need to protect yourself and/or your clients.

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Table of contents

Ch. 1 Copyright


Pt. 1 Copyright Basics


Pt. 2 Copyrightable Subject Matter: Originality and Creativity


Pt. 3 Ideas vs. Expressions


Pt. 4 Scènes à faire and Merger


Pt. 5 Copyright Term and the Public Domain


Pt. 6 Useful Articles—Utilitarian and Functional Works


Pt. 7 Derivative Works


Pt. 8 Works Made for Hire and Copyright Ownership


Pt. 9 Fair Uses


Pt. 10 Steps of a Copyright Dispute


Ch. 2 Trademark


Pt. 1 Trademark Concepts


Pt. 2 Determining the Strength of Marks


Pt. 3 Federal, State, and Common Law Trademarks


Pt. 4 False Endorsement and False Designation of Origin


Pt. 5 Trademark Infringement


Pt. 6 Affirmative Defenses and Avoidances


Pt. 7 Trademark Dilution


Pt. 8 Trade Dress


Pt. 9 Fair Use


Ch. 3 Right of Publicity


Pt. 1 The Concept of a Right of Publicity


Pt. 2 Differentiating the Right of Privacy from the Right of Publicity


Pt. 3 Theoretical and Public Policy Justifications for the Right of Publicity


Pt. 4 The Requirements of a Right of Publicity Claim


Pt. 5 Fair Use of Celebrity Names, Images, and Likenesses


Pt. 6 The Future of the Right of Publicity


Ch. 4 Moral Rights and the Visual Artists Rights Act


Pt. 1 The Concept of Moral Rights


Pt. 2 Types of Moral Rights


Pt. 3 America's Non-Recognition of Moral Rights (Before VARA)


Pt. 4 Moral Rights under the Visual Artists Rights Act


Pt. 5 Droit de Suite and Economic Continuation Rights


Ch. 5 Censorship and Artistic Expression


Topic 1 National Security, Hate Speech and Symbolic Expression


Pt. 1 A Short History of Censorship


Pt. 2 Public Policy Behind the First Amendment


Pt. 3 Protecting National Security and Social Order


Pt. 4 Fighting Words and Hate Speech


Pt. 5 Censorship of Symbolic Expression


Topic 2 Censorship of Obscenity and Pornography


Pt. 1 History of the Censorship of Obscenity


Pt. 2 The Current Standards for Obscenity Under Miller


Pt. 3 Evidentiary Issues for Censorship of Obscenity Under Miller


Pt. 4 Censorship of Child Pornography


Topic 3 Content-Neutral Regulation and Censorship of Art


Pt. 1 The Origin of the Content-Neutral Regulation of Symbolic Speech and Expressive Conduct


Pt. 2 Licensing, Leases, and Permits as a Regulation of Art


Pt. 3 Regulation and Censorship of Art on Government Property


Pt. 4 Indirect Censorship of Art through Government Funding Restrictions


Pt. 5 Private, Non-Governmental Censorship