Writers' RIGHTS upheld

Subject: Writers' RIGHTS upheld
From: Annamaria Profit <inteltek -at- erols -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2000 10:32:24 -0500

Writers' RIGHTS upheld.

The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday agreed to review
<http://www.supremecourtus.gov/docket/00-201.htm> the 2nd Circuit
opinion in
Tasini v. The New York Times Co., 1999 U.S. App. LEXIS 36241, 206 F.3d
161.n The Court ruled that electronic information vendors cannot include
a free-lance author's article in their databases without permission even
though the article may have originated from a print publication covered
by the database.
See also: Wired
See also: Washington Post

Annamaria Profit
E-mail: inteltek -at- erols -dot- com
URL: http://www.erols.com/inteltek

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