Derivative Works

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Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License - Original Licenses
... all grant the "baseline rights", such as the right to distribute the copyrighted work worldwide, without changes, at no charge ... copy, distribute, display and perform the work and make derivative works based on it only if they give the author or licensor the credits in the ... may copy, distribute, display, and perform the work and make derivative works based on it only for noncommercial purposes ...
SCO–Linux Controversies - Background - UNIX SVRx - Control of Derivative Works
... on the UNIX licensees agreement is related to SCO's claims of control of derivative works ... agreements define this new code as a derivative work ... of April 1985) and subsequent licenses defines derivative works as the developer's property ...
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License - Original Licenses
... such as the right to distribute the copyrighted work worldwide, without changes, at no charge ... by) Licensees may copy, distribute, display and perform the work and make derivative works based on it only if they give the author or licensor the ... Share-alike (sa) Licensees may distribute derivative works only under a license identical to the license that governs the original work ...
Perpetual Copyright - Copyright Philosophy
... transfers wealth from private copyright holders to corporations "'Freeing' a literary work into the public domain is less a public benefit than a transfer of ... Copyrighted works are neither scarce nor rivalrous books are created anew, by specific authors, and can be read by five million people as easily as by five ... potential for the creative exploitation of works formerly under the exclusive control of a copyright owner promotes learning ...

Famous quotes containing the words works and/or derivative:

    In doing good, we are generally cold, and languid, and sluggish; and of all things afraid of being too much in the right. But the works of malice and injustice are quite in another style. They are finished with a bold, masterly hand; touched as they are with the spirit of those vehement passions that call forth all our energies, whenever we oppress and persecute..
    Edmund Burke (1729–97)

    When we say “science” we can either mean any manipulation of the inventive and organizing power of the human intellect: or we can mean such an extremely different thing as the religion of science the vulgarized derivative from this pure activity manipulated by a sort of priestcraft into a great religious and political weapon.
    Wyndham Lewis (1882–1957)