NWU statement backs authors rights in electronic books

May 1994
Publishers Weekly;5/2/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 18, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the National Writers Union's (NWU) issuance of a position paper called Statement of Principles about writers' intellectual property rights for materials that are originally created in multimedia. Efforts to establish standards that will ensure basic authors' rights in an original product; Stress on the writers' need to retain the copyright on the text portion of their work while licensing it to the publisher; More.


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