Re: media copyright question

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Fri, 4 Oct 2002 12:47:21 -0700 (PDT)

Meaning they're the guys that steadfastly pushed the notion that
single-patron viewing in public libraries constitutes public
performance...among other stuff.

At 12:27 PM 10/4/2002 -0700, you wrote:
>Meaning you think they are wrong in respect to which issue of copyright
>law, Gary? (And we're not members, so I am really asking only out of
>curiosity).
>
>
>At 12:08 PM 10/4/2002 -0700, you wrote:
> >I hesitate (well, not really) to point out that AIME also has the
> >reputation of being first and foremost an industry-based
> >organization...which means that it has historically supported a fairly
> >conservative and content-provider based interpretation of copyright.
> >
> >
> >At 11:50 AM 10/4/2002 -0700, you wrote:
> > >AIME, the Association for Information Media and Equipment, has a strong
> > >reputation for the quality of copyright support it provides to educational
> > >agencies, libraries and the educational media industry. A Copyright
> > >Information Packet, quarterly newsletter and access to legal counsel are
> > >benefits offered to members. Visit the website for additional
> information.
> > >www.AIME.org
> > >
> > >Betty Gorsegner Ehlinger
> > >
> > >National Media Market
> > >PO Box 8063
> > >Cedar Rapids, IA 52408-8063
> > >319 654 0606
> > >FAX 319 654 0607
> > >www.NMM.net
> > >
> > >
> > >AIME/NAMTC
> > >PO Box 9844
> > >Cedar Rapids, IA 52409-9844
> > >319 654 0608
> > >FAX 319 654 0609
> > >www.AIME.org
> > >www.NAMTC.org
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>
> >Jonathan Miller, President
> >First Run / Icarus Films, Inc.
> >32 Court Street, 21st Floor
> >Brooklyn, NY. 11201 USA
> >
> >Tel: 1.718.488.8900
> >Fax: 1.718.488.8642
> >Web: http://www.frif.com
> >e mail: jmiller@frif.com

Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC