Hazards of copying

Kaye, S.D.; Mannix, M.
April 1992
U.S. News & World Report;4/13/92, Vol. 112 Issue 14, p75
Reports that last month, a federal judge in Dallas ordered Enmark Gas Corp. to stop copying and faxing entire issues of `Gas Daily,' an industry newsletter. Federal copyright law was murky on firms that regularly copied newsletters; Advice to firms that need to contact publishers for permission; Many major corporations obtain a collective license from the Copyright Clearance Center; The fee.


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