Chicago-Kent College of Law - Illinois Institute of Technology
August 13, 2012
Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law, Vol. 14, No. 4, p. 919, 2012
Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2012-11
This Article examines the doctrine of originality in U.S. copyright law and proposes a reconfigured, three-part test that can better analyze issues of first impression involving works created with new digital technologies. The proposed test, encapsulated by the concept of digital originality, provides much needed guidance to courts to address the increasing complexities of digital creations in the twenty-first century.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 39
Keywords: copyright, originality, 3D printing, artificial intelligence
Date posted: August 13, 2012 ; Last revised: November 3, 2012