Public Domain in UK Law
Public Domain Software on File
Public Domain Software on File offers a great wealth of programs on subjects that range from biorhythm to physics. Many of these can be of great use to many people. However, the package also contai...
‘Dedicating’ Copyright to the Public Domain
This article explores whether authors can dedicate their copyright to the public domain. Such dedications are becoming increasingly relevant as authors now see the expansion of the public domain as...
Natural Intellectual Property Rights and the Public Domain
No natural rights theory justifies strong intellectual property rights. More specifically, no theory within the entire domain of natural rights thinking – encompassing classical liberalism, liberta...
Precautionary Maybe, but What's the Principle? The Precautionary Principle, the Regulation of Risk, and the Public Domain
The ‘precautionary principle’, originating in the field of environmental protection but now widely applied, is a major point for discussion in the regulation of risk. Though promising proactive and...
“Less is more”. Mining useful features from Twitter user profiles for Twitter user classification in the public health domain
Purpose: This work studies automated user classification on Twitter in the public health domain, a task that is essential to many public health-related research works on social media but has not be...
- Comments on FAO's Achievements toward a Public Domain in Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Five-foot ways as public and private domain in Singapore and beyond
Purpose: This paper aims to explore the concept and spread of the five-foot way (5FW) as an aspect of urban design peculiar to Southeast Asia. It locates the 5FW as an aspect of planning law and pr...
Return and co-movement of major public real estate markets during global financial crisis. A frequency domain approach
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate the volatility spectral of five major public real estate markets, namely, the USA, the UK, Japan (JP), Hong Kong (HK), and Singapore (SG), durin...
Dirty Money: How the UK Securities and Derivatives Markets are Used to Launder Money
The increasing publicity of recent high‐profile money‐laundering cases has propelled this apparently victimless crime into the forefront of the public domain. However, although this has been one of......... d t o Launde r Mone y Sanja y Sharm a Th e increasin g publicit y o f recen t high-profil e money-launderin g case s ha s propelle ... victimles s crim e int o th e forefron t o f th e publi c domain . However , althoug h thi s ha s bee n on e o f th e government' ......
Copyright in the networked world: new rules for images
Two recent court cases have redefined how images may be used on the Internet without copyright infringement. The Bridgeman case is based explicitly on British as well as US law. Kelly v. Arriba res......... of the larger image is a violation of Kelly's exclusive right to publicly display his works ( Kelly v. Arriba , 2002). Most photographs are ...Now exact copies of public domain art, and perhaps other images that lack originality, are in the public ......
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