CopyTalk Webinar Archive

CopyTalk is a series of webinars on specific copyright topics that include orphan works, mass digitization, international copyright developments, pending and recent copyright court cases, the copyright implications of new technologies, and more. Browse the archive below. Should you have any questions, please contact Carrie Russell, associate director of Public Policy and Advocacy: crussell@alawash.org.

Date  Title  Presenters  Audio Presentation Slides 
May 2019 The Music Modernization Act of 2018 Kyra Folk-Farber Recording Slides
April 2019 Movies and Libraries Ty Turley-Trejo Recording Slides
March 7, 2019 Fair Use and Pretty Woman Kenneth D. Crews Recording Slides
February 7, 2019 Fair Use Week Activity Ideas and Sharing Kyle Courtney, Saundra Enimil, Sara Benson Recording Slides
December 6, 2018 The Moral Economy of Art and Copyright Law: VARA and Cultural Institutions Kiowa Hammons Recording  
November 1, 2018 Academic Libraries Video Trust Sarah McChesney Recording  
September 6, 2018 Helping Authors Get Rights Back Through Termination of Transfers Diane Peters & Brianna Schofield Recording  
August 2, 2018 Controlled Digital Lending by Libraries Michelle Wu & Lila Bailey N/A Slides
May 3, 2018 Creative Commons Certificate Cable Green Webcast (pptx)
April 1, 2018 Assessing an expert-led three-hour fair use training session Sara Benson Webcast (pptx)
March 1, 2018 Who Owns culture: Lessons Learned While Teaching an Undergraduate Course on Copyright Tammy Ravas Webcast (pptx)
Feb. 1, 2018 Copyright Librarian Starter Kit Emilie Algenio Webcast (pptx)
Dec. 7, 2017 Where, Oh Where, is the Public Domain? Peter Hirtle Webcast (pptx)
Nov. 2, 2017 Student Perceptions of Music Copyright Kathleen DeLaurenti Webcast (pptx)
Oct. 5, 2017 Understanding Rights Reversion Brianna Schofield and Erika Wilson Webcast (pdf)
Sep. 7, 2017 Copyright in Music Eric Harbeson Webcast (pptx)
April 6, 2017 The Durationator as a 21st Century Helpdesk for Libraries, Archives, and Museums Elizabeth Townsend Gard and Ron Gard Webcast (pptx)
April 6, 2017 Copyright First Responders Kyle K. Courtney Webcast (pptx)
Feb. 2, 2017 Open Access “Pirates:” Sci-Hub and #icanhazpdf as Resource Sharing” Carolyn Caffrey Gardner and Gabriel J. Gardner Webcast (pptx)
Jan. 5, 2017 The Section 108 Project deg farrelly Webcast (pptx)
Nov. 3, 2016 Regulatory Capture at the U.S. Copyright Office Meredith Rose Webcast (pptx)
Oct. 6, 2016 Authors Alliance Discusses SSRN Article Takedown Michael Wolfe Webcast (pptx)
Sep. 1 2016 Finding the Public Domain: Copyright Management Research System Melissa Levine and Kristina Eden Webcast (pptx)
Aug. 4, 2016 Rightsstatements.org: Communicating Copyright Status through Metadata Emily Gore and David Hansen   (pptx)
June 2, 2016
Issues Behind State Governments Copyrighting Government Works
Ernesto Falcon Webcast (pptx)
May 5, 2016 Higher Education Copyright Programs and Services Sandra Enimil, Sandy De Groote, Cindy Kristof Webcast (ppt)
April 7, 2016 What do Libertarians Think about Copyright Law? Zach Graves and Wayne Brough Webcast (ppt)
Feb. 4, 2016 State Government Information and the Copyright Conundrum Bernadette Bartlett, Kyle Courtney, Kristina Eden and Kris Kasianovitz Webcast (ppt)
Dec. 3, 2015 Section 1201 Rulemaking Jonathan Band and Sherwin Siy Webcast (ppt)
Oct. 29, 2015 Fan Fiction Rebecca Tushnet Webcast  
Oct. 1, 2015 The Trans-Pacific Partnership Krista Cox Webcast (ppt)
Sep. 3, 2015 Copyright Court Cases Corynne McSherry Webcast  (ppt)
Aug. 6, 2015 Copyright Information at Universities Cindy Kristoff, Pia Hunter and Sandra Enimil Webcast  (ppt 123)
May 7, 2015 More Best Practices Peter Jaszi Webcast (ppt)
March 5, 2015  3D Printing in Libraries: Intellectual Property Rights Issues  Tom Lipinski and Charlie Wapner  Webcast  (ppt)
Jan. 8, 2015  Georgia State Reserves Case and Libraries   Laura Quilter  Webcast  (ppt)
Dec. 4, 2014  Introducing the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use of Orphan Works for Libraries, Archives, and Other Memory Institutions  Dave Hansen and Peter Jaszi  Webcast  (ppt)
Oct. 2, 2014  Open Licensing and the Public Domain: Tools and Policies to Support Libraries, Scholars, and the Public  Tim Vollmer  Webcast (pdf)
Aug. 7, 2014  International Copyright and Library Practices  Janice Pilch  Webcast  (ppt)
Nov. 7, 2013  Copyright and Institutional Sound Recordings  Eric Habeson  N/A