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Prerequisites to copyright protection

Copyright protection is not extended to everything. There are prerequisites that must be met before copyright protection is awarded. Namely, a work must be “original”, and it must be “fixed” in material form. In addition, copyright does not protect ideas, only expressions.

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copyright/copyrightability.txt · Last modified: 2015/08/21 22:03 by KPS