This module discusses the fair Use exemption to copyright law. After watching the video you should:
Two examples are available for you to practice making fair use determination after viewing the video.
1. A distance education course in the World History class has been assigned a chapter from the book The Rules of Empires by Timothy parson, with instructor wishing to put the chapter in K-State Online. Is this fair use?
2. A distance education course in business has finished a unit discussing special purposes entitled and financial risk. The instructor wants to let their students have fun while reviewing a specific case and would like to put the script for the play ENRON in K-State Online. Is this a fair use?
This is not a transformative use as an exact copy of the chapter is being use. In all this use is most likely a fair use.
Again, the intended use is for teaching at a nonprofit educational and the play is a published work.
This is not a trensformative use, as a play it is a highly creative work, and the entire work is being used.
This is most likely not a fair use.