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ACA Exam Prep - Copyright


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Fair Use
______________________ is 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.
Derivative Work
A ______________ work is a new, original product that includes aspects of a preexisting, already copyrighted work. Also known as a "new version," this work can include musical arrangements, motion pictures, art reproductions, sound recordings or translations. They can also include dramatizations and fictionalizations, such as a movie based on a play.
Intellectual Property
__________________ are creations of the mind and includes things like copyright, trademarks, and patents for artistic works, music, symbols and designs.
Work for Hire
_____________________ is when your employer owns the copyright for your intellectual copyrights because you created the material at work.
Public Domain
_____________________ is the status of a literary work or an invention whose copyright or patent has expired or that never had such protection.
_____________________ is acknowledgement as credit the author of a work which is used or appears in another work. Include the title, author, source and license.
Creative Commons
_____________________ is an American non-profit organization devoted to expanding the range of creative works available for others to build upon legally and to share.