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Niveau débutant

No prior knowledge of entertainment law, copyright law, or the music business is required to complete this course.

Heures pour terminer

Approx. 7 heures pour terminer

Recommandé : 4 weeks, 3-5 hours a week...
Langues disponibles

Anglais

Sous-titres : Anglais...

Ce que vous allez apprendre

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    Explain the six exclusive rights of copyright law

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    Describe the concept of Fair Use and know when it applies and when it doesn't

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    Describe the various aspects involved in a copyright lawsuit

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    Differentiate between the composition copyright and the sound recording copyright

Compétences que vous acquerrez

Create music legallyRead Legal DocumentsLeverage the copyright law to your advantageWrite a co-writing agreement
Spécialisation

Cours 3 sur 4 dans la

100% online

100% online

Commencez dès maintenant et apprenez aux horaires qui vous conviennent.
Dates limites flexibles

Dates limites flexibles

Réinitialisez les dates limites selon votre disponibilité.
Niveau débutant

Niveau débutant

No prior knowledge of entertainment law, copyright law, or the music business is required to complete this course.

Heures pour terminer

Approx. 7 heures pour terminer

Recommandé : 4 weeks, 3-5 hours a week...
Langues disponibles

Anglais

Sous-titres : Anglais...

Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

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Welcome to Copyright Law in the Music Industry!

Welcome! Here we will cover all the details about the course and what you'll need to know to get the most out of your experience....
Reading
1 vidéos (Total 1 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Reading3 lectures
Connect with Your Classmates10 min
Course Resources10 min
Get A Course Certificate!10 min
Quiz1 exercices pour s'entraîner
What are Your Goals for this Course?8 min
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1 heures pour terminer

Copyright and Intellectual Property

In this first lesson, we'll start with the basics - what is copyright? What does it cover and who is it for? We'll discuss the six exclusive rights granted to creators by the copyright law as well as the difference between copyright, trademarks, and patents. We'll also discuss how to leverage the six exclusive rights as a creator to use the copyright law to your benefit. ...
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 29 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Overview of Copyright5 min
What Copyright Does NOT Cover2 min
The Difference Between Copyrights, Patents, and Trademarks4 min
The Six Exclusive Rights4 min
The Six Exclusive Rights in Depth10 min
Reading1 lectures
Case Study: Sarah and Taylor Swi15 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Copyright and Intellectual Property20 min
Case Study: Sarah and Taylor Swift min
Semaine
2
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2 heures pour terminer

Copyright In Practice

In this lesson, we'll take a look at copyright law in practice. We'll begin by discussing the benefits and the potential legal pitfalls of a cowriting relationship. We'll also discuss the concept of fair use and identify examples of fair use in copyright. We'll take a look at the concept of independent creation and how that affects you as a creator. Finally, we'll discuss the public domain and learn how works enter, leave, and return to the public domain. ...
Reading
7 vidéos (Total 44 min), 2 lectures, 2 quiz
Video7 vidéos
Co-writing2 min
Co-writing in Practice8 min
Fair Use6 min
Fair Use in Practice10 min
Independent Creation5 min
Returning Works to the Public Domain8 min
Reading2 lectures
Case Study: Kirsten Arian v. Carrie Underwood10 min
E. Michael's Analysis: Kirsten Arian v. Carrie Underwood10 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Copyright In Practice20 min
Case Study: Kirsten Arian v. Carrie Underwood min
Semaine
3
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2 heures pour terminer

Sound Recording and Sampling

Sampling is commonplace in popular music today and this lesson focuses on the legal side of this popular creative process. We'll define the difference between a composition copyright and a sound recording copyright and how they function. We'll take a closer look at sampling from a legal perspective and compare it to another popular practice called replay (also known as interpolation). Finally, we'll discuss the current legal arguments around the practice of sampling and how they affect you as an artist....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 27 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Composition Copyright and Sound Recording Copyright4 min
Sampling4 min
The Difference Between Sampling and Replay/Interpolation4 min
Legal Arguments Around Sampling and Replay/Interpolation9 min
Case Study: The Sugarhill Gang v. Busta Rhymes3 min
Reading1 lectures
E. Michael's Analysis: The Sugarhill Gang v. Busta Rhymes30 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Sound Recording and Sampling20 min
Case Study: The Sugarhill Gang v. Busta Rhymes min
Semaine
4
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2 heures pour terminer

Copyright Litigation

In this final lesson, we'll take a deeper look at copyright law and litigation - the roles of lawyers and judges, the mechanics of a copyright lawsuit, and the various ways that copyright issues can be resolved....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 21 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Lawyers and Judges6 min
The Mechanics of a Lawsuit4 min
Resolving Copyright Issues2 min
Case Study: Blurred Lines4 min
Congratulations!1 min
Reading1 lectures
Amicus Brief: Williams and Thicke v. Gaye20 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Copyright Litigation20 min
Case Study: Williams and Thicke v. Gaye min

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E. Michael Harrington

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Berklee Online

À propos de Berklee College of Music

Berklee College of Music was founded on the revolutionary principle that the best way to prepare students for careers in music is through the study and practice of contemporary music. For more than half a century, the college has evolved to reflect the state of the art of music and the music business. Berklee serves distance learners worldwide through its award-winning online extension school, Berklee Online....

À propos de la Spécialisation Music Business

This specialization will give you the knowledge, both theoretical and practical, to launch your career in the music business as an artist, manager, agent, and/or producer. You will begin with Music Business Foundations, which provides a broad overview of the music business, including a history of the industry as well as the various roles that exist and how they relate to one another. You will learn how record contracts are structured as well as a basic overview of copyright law. From there, you will complete Navigating the Music Business, designed for both musical artists and those who wish to work with artists. This course will help you identify the unique elements of artist identity and provide you with the practical business know-how you’ll need to build a fanbase and successfully run a crowdfunding campaign. Next, you will complete Copyright Law in the Music Business, which gets to the heart of compensation and revenue in the music business. You will have the opportunity to unpack high-profile copyright law cases involving world-renowned artists, gaining a better understanding of how to leverage the law to their benefit. Finally, you will complete Creativity and Entrepreneurship, in which you’ll learn what it takes to be an effective entrepreneur in the music business, learning skills that are essential for thriving in an ever-changing industry....
Music Business

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