copyright can be claimed on creative materials generated, such as books, magazines, advertising copy, music, artwork, or virtually any other creative product, whether published or unpublished.
The copyright is valid for the life of the author plus 70 years.
•Legal means to protect intellectual property
•Grants ownership on creative materials generated (books, magazines, advertising copy, music, artwork), or any other creative product, whether published or unpublished
In the workplace, hiring, dismissal, level of pay, or promotions based on race, color, gender, religious beliefs, or national origin of the employee
•Such actions are prohibited by federal and state laws
-Job descriptions and job advertisements must be written in a nondiscriminatory manner
•Terms such as salesman, handyman, young, or counter girl should be avoided
Advertising widely and using a job description help ensure that all individuals are judged on the same basis