February 2011 Archives

Money, Ownership, and Fairness: Considerations in Copyright Justification

There is a lot of chatter continuing in the world of copyright. And, as has been the case for some time, that discussion revolves around money only and not necessarily rights of creators and fairness toward them. The issue seemingly most often raised is how much money is generated through copyrights, fair use of creative works of authorship, and balancing the two against one another.