Information Sheets

Journalists & Copyright

Posted on 10/11/2019
In this information sheet we discuss the legal issues most relevant to television, radio and print media journalists who prepare written material for publication.

Websites and User-Generated Content

Posted on 1/25/2017
In this information sheet we give an overview of copyright issues that apply when people operating websites, social networks, blogs and other online services invite users to create or post their own content.

Quotes and Extracts

Posted on 1/17/2020
In this information sheet we give a brief overview of copyright law as it relates to using quotations and extracts from other people’s writing.

Fair Dealing: What Can I Use Without Permission

Posted on 1/30/2020
This information sheet outlines the fair dealing exceptions in the Copyright Act and how they apply.


Copyright Essentials v4

Posted on 7/5/2016