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It can be difficult in the Digital Age to know how to properly gain access to material for student use. Join us, and we'll dig through the weeds together. On May 26, 2021 the U.S. Copyright Office, the Dramatists Guild, and educators held a lively discussion on what educational fair use is, what it isn't, and why we need it.
The webinar covered:
The Copyright Office's definition of the concept of Educational Fair use and its parameters;
A discussion on the practicalities of using materials in the classroom;
The legal perspective on Fair Use;
How can to receive materials that do not fall within the Fair Use framework.
Billie Davis, Vice President of Amateur Licensing at Concord Theatricals
Aisha DeCoteau, Lawyer
Karen Hartman, Playwright/Educator
Jordana Rubel, Office of the General Counsel, U.S. Copyright Office
Ralph Sevush, DG Executive Director of Business Affairs