Re: copyright and closed captioning

Rhonda Rosen (rrosen@popmail.lmu.edu)
Fri, 26 Jan 2001 09:57:41 -0800 (PST)

Lisa -
i didn't get the rest of this message. could you resend it?
thanks,

Rhonda Rosen

At 05:12 PM 1/25/01 -0800, you wrote:
>This issue recently came up at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I
>contacted two
>colleagues - attorney's at the Motion Picture Assn of America and AOL
>Time Warner
>and was told
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>>Our Coordinator of Learning Disabilities Services is asking for a list of
>>all videos in our collection which are not closed captioned. She wants to
>>put closed captioning on all our videos that are not already closed
>>captioned. When questioned about copyright issues, she said that current
>>legislation apparently renders copyright matters null and void on this
>>point. I want to see this in print first. Does anyone know anything
>>about this issue?
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>>Thanks for help.
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>>
>>Jan O'Neill
>>Media Librarian
>>Tidewater Community College
>>Thomas W. Moss Campus
>>300 Granby Street
>>Norfolk, VA 23510
>>1-757-822-1126
>>tconeij@tc.cc.va.us
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>Lisa Livingston
>Director, Instructional Media Development Center
>University of Wisconsin/School of Education
>142 Education Science Building
>1025 W. Johnson Street
>Madison, Wisconsin 53706
>V: 608.262.3431 F:608.262.6447
>livingston@education.wisc.edu or
>lmlivingston@facstaff.wisc.edu
>http://imdc.education.wisc.edu
>

Rhonda Rosen
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