/2005 -0700, you wrote:
>I agree with Gary's comments about single-user use.
>But the original query sounds to me as if it is questioning the legality of
>playing CDs thru speakers for the general public.
>In that case I would say this is not acceptable use. (Even tho bars and
>restaurants do it all the time... So.)
>deg farrelly, Associate Librarian
>Arizona State University at the West Campus
>PO Box 37100
>Phoenix, Arizona 85069-7100
> > From: Gary Handman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Subject: Re: [Videolib] Question about use of CDs
> > urg!
> > I'd say, like video, single-user use of copyrighted works is probably
> > ok...(even tho, technically, I guess, ANY "performance" of copyrighted
> > works in a public place is public performance)
> > Bottom line: wouldn't worry...
> > At 10:16 AM 1/26/2005 -0600, you wrote:
> >> Dear Videofolk,
> >> This question is slightly off-topic but I wondered if anyone has any
> >> experience or knowledge about possible copyright issues in this particular
> >> situation. One of our public libraries sent me this query:
> >> "I was curious if any violations are breached if we play music via cd
> >> player in the library. Are copyright laws broken if music is playing for
> >> the public? "
> >> What would you folks say??
> >> Thanks.
> >> Barbara Rhodes
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