cis 3250 chapter 4 quiz
Terms in this set (10)
when was the first US copyright law passed?
In the term "free software", "free" implies all of the following except one. which one?
free of cost
which of the following is not an exclusive right (subject to some exceptions) granted by copyright law?
profit from the work
which of the following is not a factor specified in US copyright law for determining fair use?
the for-profit or non-profit status of the copyright holder
the "safe harbor" provisions of _______ protect Websites from lawsuits and criminal charges for copyright infringement when users post infringing material.
digital millennium copyright act
which of the following is not a way for software to be protected against copyright infringement
make all software free
the digital millennium copyright Act gives companies ways to threaten fair use, freedom of speech, research, competition, reverse engineering, and innovation.
all peer-to-peer technologies were found to be illegal as a result of the napster case.
copyright law protects processes and inventions, while patent law protects the particular expression of an idea.
Sega v. Accolade, Inc. (1992) helped determine that reverse engineering was allowable (fair research use) in order to make a compatible product.