Other Rights & Exceptions

Exclusive Rights of the Copyright Holder [106/106a]:

  • Right to Reproduce Work — Making copies (digital, analog, etc.) [link to law]
  • Right to make Derivative Works — Creating works based on the original (translations, adaptations, pastiche, etc.)
  • Right to Distribute Work — Selling or making the work publicly available (uploading to the Internet, sharing over email, etc.).
  • Right to Publicly Perform Work — Screening a film, putting on a play, reciting a monologue, etc.
  • Right to Publicly Display Work — Posting or displaying images or text (physically or virtually), presenting a slide show, etc.
  • Right to Make Digital Transmission of Work — Broadcasting music or other sound recordings

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