Entry is about copyright law.
Jeff Koons sells his work for more than any other American living artist. Jeff Koons is not only an artist who can sell his work for millions of dollars, he is also often treated as a rock star. “I am enjoying every moment of this, I have to tell you,” he said in his remarks. “And I am enjoying it because I really believe in art, I really believe in the transcendence that it has given me, it has taught me how to feel.” Art critic Deborah Solomon has named him "the inflation artist".
A place where there isn't any trouble. Do you suppose there is such a place, Toto? There must be. It's not a place you can get to by a boat or a train. It's far, far away.
This is the first in a series of posts on the items in the newly curated Bartlow Copyright Collection. Professor Bartow has donated many of the physical props from famous copyright cases she uses in class to the IP Library. The collection compliments the Blair Patent Model Collection and the Baer : Father of Video Games Permanent Display. The first featured item arose a few years after the Law School was founded.
Walt Disney Prods. v. Air Pirates, 581 F.2d 751 (1988)
If you have been around the IP Library you may have seen us experimenting with cases and wall displays of as collection of exhibit type items based on famous copyright cases. The items in the newly installed case and nearby walls are called the Bartow Copyright Collection that compliment the Blair Patent Model Collection and the Baer: Videogames From Inception to Litigation Permanent Display.
In May 2009, Photographer Jerry Greenberg of Seahawk Press, Miami Florida, donated to Franklin Pierce Law's IP Library his collection of legal briefs, exhibits, and other material that was created in his 12-year case: Greenberg v National Geographic.
You can't copyright Santa!
Yes, there's a West headnote covering this very issue.
As the library blog migrates to a new format I am reposting the "greatest hits" from the old blog. These entries have been updated with new web links where appropriate and reformatted for the new blog. Think of these entries as catching up with old friends or learning about a resource that you missed the first time.
The entry below was originally published by Roberta Woods on May 11, 2009.