Copyright is a legal concept, enacted by most governments, giving the creator of an original work exclusive rights to it, usually for a limited time. Generally, it is “the right to copy”, but also gives the copyright holder the right to be credited for the work, to determine
The Copyright (Amendment) Act, 2012 – Gazette Notification has been published by the Copyright Office, Government of India on 8th June, 2012. You may get your copy of the notification from: The Copyright (Amendment) Act, 2012 – Gazette Notification dated 8th June, 2012
Manash Pratim Gohain, TNN Apr 1, 2013, 12.55AM IST
NEW DELHI: The copyright battle has reached the next stage, with Indian Reprographic Rights Organisation (IRRO) claiming that there is a legal way to photocopy course material which will protect students’ interest without violating Indian Copyright Act.
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Mallica Joshi, Hindustan Times
New Delhi, August 24, 2012
The Delhi high court’s order to stop selling photocopies of books may have angered students, teachers and ‘copyleft’ activists and spawned campaigns to save photocopiers, but the authors and publishers’ body has welcomed the decision.
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Copyright test for students - Photocopying of books stops in Delhi University after raid
[Source: The Telegraph, August 28, 2012, http://www.telegraphindia.com/1120828/jsp/odisha/story_15905658.jsp ]
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New Delhi, Aug. 27: Exams are round the corner but Delhi University students are being given a crash course in an out-of-syllabus subject: copyright
IRRO Licence to Legalize Photocopying of Copyrighted Material (Monday, Mar 18, 2013)
The Indian Reprographic Rights Organisation (IRRO) has taken note of a news item about the photocopying/reproduction of copyrighted material published in various newspapers issued on behalf of a group of academics and authors having written
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The world needs well educated graduates and, for that, university students need to be able to access good quality educational material quickly, easily, legally and in a way that does not inhibit the supply. All over the
Publishers triumph in court ruling on ‘copy shops’
Raghavendra Verma02 May 2013 Issue No:270
An Indian court has thrown out an attempt by a student organisation to allow private campus-based photocopying shops to create bound, near-complete copies of course books, in a case that may have set a
Top global publishing houses launched a massive offensive against a lone photocopy store in Delhi University and against the Delhi University, telling the High Court on Thursday that the practice of ‘institutionally-supported mass photocopying’ is the ‘death knell’ for educational publishing.
Last year, three international publishing