March 26, 2012
Flood v. Times Newspapers Ltd. (2011) — Supreme Court
Physical ownership v copyright
No need for a registration
Breach — substantial use
Freelancers — you generally own the copyright; newspapers now generally have a provision allowing reproduction of a piece bought from a freelancer online, etc.
Sound recordings / broadcast: 50 years from end of year of first publication
§30 CopyrighT Designs and Patents Act 1988
What is fair?
Time Warner Co V. Channel Four Television (1994)
Pro Seiben v. Carlton UK TV (1999)
Public interest defence?
Damages — market rate/aggravated
§ 58 Copyright and Design Act