Public Awareness of Copyright Issues
March 10, 2008
ETHICOMP 2008, Terrel Ward Bynum, Maria Carla Calzarossa, Ivo De Lotto & Simon Rogerson, eds., pp. 270-275, September 2008
Extended copyright piracy has brought into focus the question whether, among other techniques to fight piracy, such as intensive criminalization and enforcement of intellectual property rights, raising public awareness of copyright issues may help. The paper describes how copyright awareness has come into the forefront and offers some ideas about its prospective success.
Keywords: copyright, public awareness, piracy, costs
Date posted: April 2, 2009