CMN 2170: Lecture #3 Jan 15th 2013
When talking about something that is copyrighted it isa work
Copyrightfundamentals and specifics
Copyright has 2 components:
The work must original
It must be fixed (in some medium ex: written down)
Law requires us to come up with substantive definitions
Read the ‘Dion’ case for next class : is there a dissenting judgment here?
Bell Canada vs Toronto case 1905 this is an example of an authority.
Ex: relying on an authority when children/teens say “well so and so said I could, “dad said I could”
Privy council case affirmed case 3 #1
Cases unit that we will focus with
Judgments what judges produce
The reasons for judgments this is what we are ultimately interested in.
Based on logic, reason and evidence
What does copyrig