Re: fair use question

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Thu, 7 Oct 1999 08:26:36 -0700 (PDT)

Once you invite the world (even if the world is only as large as campus),
you've blown your face-to-face teaching exemption...and adios fair use.

gary handman
UC Berkeley

At 07:30 AM 10/07/1999 -0700, you wrote:
>I just got a call regarding the screening of two particular videos (a week
>from today, of course) and whether or not it qualifies as "public
>performance."
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>Promotional info is going out to the university community only (faculty,
>staff, students). The screening will be followed by a panel discussion of
>academics.
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>They want to show
>Six O'Clock News (distributed by First Run Features)
>Black Like Me (our copy is distributed by Rhino Home Video)
>
>Are they okay since the general public is not invited or do they need to
>get permission?
>
>Thanks!
>Barb
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