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Re: [ARSCLIST] Orphan Audio Symposium?
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From: "VICTORIA" <vkeddie@xxxxxxxxx>
Under fair use section 108h in report, it states an exemption for
and archives as well as non profits to "reproduce, distribute, perform, or
display a copy" of a work from the last 20 years of its copyright term if
done for preservation, scholarship or research objectives. but first has
undergo a "reasonable investigation" --i am not sure what exactly the
reasonable investigation entails beyond seeking the legitimacy of the
Does this then mean that sound recordings will become legally "available"
on January 1, 2047...since they are protected until 1/1/2067?! Of course,
I will be 115 years old then...?!
Steven C. Barr