FROM THE COPYRIGHT OFFICE

Movies: A Global Passion The U.S. Copyright Office will present a Copyright Matters program in connection with World Intellectual Property Day on Wednesday, April 23, at 1:45 p.m. This year’s theme, as announced by the World Intellectual Property Organization, is “Movies: A Global Passion.” The program will feature remarks from Francis Gurry, Director General of […]

MICROSOFT’S 3-STEP PROCESS TO ONLINE THEFT

By Robert Henson, courtesy of Tall Firs Media, LLC Microsoft, the world’s largest software maker and itself a massive consumer of image content for its products and services, has taken the bold step of promoting the theft of images online. Through its newly revamped Office product, Microsoft is replacing an image search functionality – one […]