Information Sheets

Moral Rights

Posted on 10/9/2019
In this information sheet we give an overview of the moral rights of individual creators under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth).

Assigning and Licensing Rights

Posted on 11/14/2019
In this information sheet, we give a brief overview of the ways in which copyright may be transferred from person to person and licensed for other people to use.

Music: Use in Film

Posted on 11/19/2019
This information sheet is for people who want to incorporate music into the soundtrack of a film or video project they are creating. We give you information on how to get permission and on some commonly used industry terms.

Film & Copyright

Posted on 12/9/2019
This information sheet gives an overview of copyright as it relates to making and using film.

Video Uploads & Copyright: YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook etc.

Posted on 1/25/2017
This information sheet gives a brief overview of the relevant copyright issues for people uploading video to YouTube or other video-sharing sites such as Facebook, Vimeo, or Daily Motion.

Geo-blocking, VPNs & Copyright

Posted on 11/7/2019
This information sheet gives a brief overview of copyright law as it relates to geo-blocking and virtual private networks (VPNs).

Video Livestreams & Copyright

Posted on 11/25/2019
This information sheet gives a brief overview of the relevant copyright issues for livestreaming videos on social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Music: Use in Home Videos and Student Films

Posted on 11/19/2019
In this information sheet, we give a brief overview of copyright law as it relates to the use of music in home videos and student films.

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