Re: [Videolib] Joint copyright question

Jessica Rosner (
Tue, 17 May 2005 13:18:18 -0400

Yes you would need permission from both rights holders but just wondering
Why would they want copies too. Wouldn't they have their own copies?


Hi Videolibers,
> Someone has asked us to make a copy of a videotape in our collection.
> the item in question has a joint copyright, by an individual and a
> university (not SFSU, another school).
> Am I correct in assuming this third party has to get permission from
> BOTH parties, the university and the person, before a copy can be made?
> My plan is, if permissions are forthcoming, to make a copy for us, a
> copy for each copyright holder, and then let the third party negotiate
> with them for whatever they want.
> Thanks for any insights. I looked at the Copyright Office website but
> didn't get that much help.
> Brigid Duffy
> Audio Visual/ITV Center
> San Francisco State University
> San Francisco CA 94132-4200
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