Back 

Copyright Webinar

Copyright Issues for a Legislative Audience

12/18/2012
webinar graphic

NCSL Webinars allow attendees to participate in meetings taking place around the world from the comfort of their desk. They are collaborative, interactive and easy to use.

Most webinars will be recorded for those who are unable to attend the live meeting.

Copyright is a complex set of intellectual property laws, designed to protect the rights of authors in their published and unpublished works.  Under federal and state copyright laws, authors can sue users who violate their rights without permission or compensation.  Legislative staff often have to deal with copyright questions, over what constitutes a fair use exception of materials or the extent to which materials are in the public domain and may be shared with the public.

‚ÄčView Webinar

PowerPoint Presentation

Moderator

  • Mary Camp, director, Texas Legislative Reference Library

Speakers

  • Kristin Ford, J.D., legislative librarian, Legislative Reference Library, Legislative Services Office, Idaho
  • Jon Heining, J.D., general counsel, Texas Legislative Council 

System Requirements

PC-based attendees required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Mac®-based attendees required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Mobile attendees required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

Share this: 
We are the nation's most respected bipartisan organization providing states support, ideas, connections and a strong voice on Capitol Hill.

NCSL Member Toolbox

Denver

7700 East First Place
Denver, CO 80230
Tel: 303-364-7700 | Fax: 303-364-7800

Washington

444 North Capitol Street, N.W., Suite 515
Washington, D.C. 20001
Tel: 202-624-5400 | Fax: 202-737-1069

Copyright 2015 by National Conference of State Legislatures