rights and arm yourself with knowledge. This is one
of the best solutions to fighting piracy and copyright
infringement. This page is full of resources that you
can use to learn more about Copyright Laws and more.
This page is not meant to offer legal advice. We are not
attorneys. For legal advice you need to contact an
attorney licensed in your are.
US Patent and Trademark Office
The Federal agency for granting U.S. patents and
registering trademarks – MISSION: “promote the
progress of science and the useful arts by securing
for limited times to inventors the exclusive right
to their respective discoveries.”
Chilling Effects Clearinghouse
“Collects and analyzes legal complaints about online
activity, helping Internet users know their rights
and understand the law.” It is a unique
collaboration among law school clinics and the
Electronic Frontier Foundation. A great resource
concerning Copyright and DMCA issues.
The Copyright Website
A copyright portal for real world, practical
big myths about copyright explained” – Brad
Great information resource concerning frequently
Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP)
Process established by ICANN for the resolution of
disputes regarding registration of domain names.
ACPA – Anticybersquatting
Consumer Protection Act
A US Federal law protecting trademarks from