Title

Digital Rights Challenges in a World of Technological Convergence

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publication Date

2010

Keywords

Digital rights, intellectual property, digital content

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-16032-5_14

Abstract

The convergence of communication, caused in part by the convergence of media and digital content, is a continuing phenomenon. Many intellectual property challenges loom in this environment. This paper focuses on the situation in the Unites States. The peculiar features inherent in digital content that exacerbate the intellectual property problem, such as non-permanent, multiple, and heterogeneous media are discussed. A few US cases that illustrate some of the problems in this area are also examined. The paper concludes by looking at the multiple goals of digital content collections and the problem of intellectual property.

Was this content written or created while at USF?

Yes

Citation / Publisher Attribution

Digital Rights Challenges in a World of Technological Convergence, in S. Kurbanoğlu, U. Al, P. Lepon Erdoğan, Y. Tonta & N. Uçak (Eds.), Technological Convergence and Social Networks in Information Management. IMCW 2010, v. 96, Springer, p. 154-160

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