Re: [Videolib] Fair Use / Fair Dealing 15-30 second clips

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Wed, 02 Apr 2003 14:50:54 -0500

To paraphrase a great underrated movie line re Steve Martin in
THE MAN WITH TWO BRAINS "damn your copyright laws are tough"
-- 
Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
jrosner@kino.com

> From: Oksana Dykyj <oksana@vax2.concordia.ca> > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Wed, 02 Apr 2003 14:18:19 -0500 > To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu, Gina_Neufeld@UManitoba.CA > Subject: Re: [Videolib] Fair Use / Fair Dealing 15-30 second clips > > http://laws.justice.gc.ca/en/C-42/37417.html#rid-37437 > > This is the section of the law dealing with exceptions. Fair dealing does > not apply to public performance in academic institutions if that is indeed > the use your instructor intended. You can argue until you're blue in the > face that what goes on in class is criticism or review, but that's not the > legal interpretation. Fair dealing academically only works for research or > private study. > > Oksana > > > > At 12:01 PM 4/2/03 -0600, you wrote: >> Our instructors have asked whether using 15-30 seconds of a video would be >> considered under "Fair Use" or is it definitely copyright infringement. >> >> >> >> >> Gina Neufeld, Assist. Supv. >> The University of Manitoba >> Classroom & Media Services >> (204) 474-6439 FAX: 474-7598 >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Videolib mailing list >> Videolib@library.berkeley.edu >> http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/videolib > > __________________________________________________________________________ > Oksana Dykyj voice: 514-848-3443 > Head, Visual Media Resources fax: 514-848-3441 > Faculty of Fine Arts > Concordia University > H-335, 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W, > Montreal, Quebec > Canada H3G 1M8 > __________________________________________________________________________ > > _______________________________________________ > Videolib mailing list > Videolib@library.berkeley.edu > http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/videolib

_______________________________________________ Videolib mailing list Videolib@library.berkeley.edu http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/videolib