Copyright and IP Resources resources from Shirley Madden, Director of MaddenBlack. Madden delivered a session on Copyright and IP as part of Visual Artists Ireland’s Proofessional Development programme working with Harnessing Creativity (cross-border). The following documents can be used as templates and are applicable in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Intellectual Property Audit […]
Definitions of originality, fair use, appropriation, parody and moral rights of the artist.
The legal right for the creator of an original work to exploit the work and to prevent others from doing so without permission.
Looking at the area of protecting your work and giving some surprising points for you to consider when planning for what happens to you work when you are gone.
When something goes wrong in those dealings, and the artist seeks advice, the first issue that must be addressed is; “Was there a valid contract?”
I have been approached by a person who wishes to one of my images on an album cover. Can you advise me on the copyright implications of such an exchange? Unless you assigned your copyright to somebody else then you own the copyright. Assigning rights mean someone else becomes the owner of the copyright as […]