Re: Walt Disney World video

Randy Pitman (vidlib@videolibrarian.com)
Fri, 2 Nov 2001 11:04:02 -0800 (PST)

Dear Debra Jo,

Performance carries a whole different set of rules (and, in this case, if
the kiddies were not studying dogs with spots that week as part of the
curriculum, it was likely an illegal showing). To simply circulate a title,
however, requires no extra rights.

Best,

Randy Pitman
Publisher/Editor
Video Librarian
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Debra Jo Sujka" <djsujka@acs.ryerson.ca>
To: "Multiple recipients of list" <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
Sent: Friday, November 02, 2001 10:40 AM
Subject: Re: Walt Disney World video

> Randy Pitman wrote:
> > The Disney disclaimer is the standard boilerplate copyright warning. It
does
> > not prohibit you from circulating the tape. And the fact that it's
"free"
> > makes no difference as to how it can be used.
>
> > ----- Original Message -----
> Didn't Disney get their knickers in a twist a while back because someone
> wanted to show "101 Dalmatians" to a bunch of nursery school kids?
>
> Debra Jo
>
>
>
> Debra Jo Sujka
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