This course is a comprehensive four credit introduction to U.S.
copyright law. The course begins with copyright's underlying policies
and theoretical framework. It then examines the requirements for
copyrightability, the bundle of rights that make up copyright, fair use
and other exceptions and limitations to copyrights, copyright ownership
and transfer, moral rights, copyright duration, contributory and
vicarious liability, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, and remedies
for copyright infringement.