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Work Made For Hire – Analyzing The Multifactor Balancing Test, Ryan G. Vacca 2015 The University of Akron School of Law

Work Made For Hire – Analyzing The Multifactor Balancing Test, Ryan G. Vacca

Ryan G. Vacca

Authorship, and hence, initial ownership of copyrighted works is oftentimes controlled by the 1976 Copyright Act’s work made for hire doctrine. This doctrine states that works created by employees within the scope of their employment result in the employer owning the copyright. One key determination in this analysis is whether the hired party is an employee or independent contractor. In 1989, the U.S. Supreme Court, in CCNV v. Reid, answered the question of how employees are distinguished from independent contractors by setting forth a list of factors courts should consider. Unfortunately, the Supreme Court did not give further ...


Boyd Briefs - Apr. 10, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Apr. 10, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Apr. 3, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Apr. 3, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Mar. 27, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Mar. 27, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Mar. 20, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Mar. 20, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Mar. 13, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Mar. 13, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Mar. 6, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Mar. 6, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Front Matter For: Poverty Law, Policy, And Practice, Juliet Brodie, Clare Pastore, Ezra Rosser, Jeffrey Selbin 2014 BLR

Front Matter For: Poverty Law, Policy, And Practice, Juliet Brodie, Clare Pastore, Ezra Rosser, Jeffrey Selbin

University of Southern California Legal Studies Working Paper Series

This paper is the front matter for the publication "Poverty Law, Policy, and Practice" published by Wolters Kluwer, 2014.


Boyd Briefs - Feb. 27, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Feb. 27, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Feb. 20, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Feb. 20, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Space Rock Mining: A Land Rush Without Title, Richard Miyasaki 2014 Golden Gate University School of Law

Space Rock Mining: A Land Rush Without Title, Richard Miyasaki

GGU Law Review Blog

No abstract provided.


Boyd Briefs - Feb. 13, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Feb. 13, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Just Apologies: An Overview Of The Philosophical Issues, Nick Smith 2014 Pepperdine University

Just Apologies: An Overview Of The Philosophical Issues, Nick Smith

Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal

In this article, the author offers overview of his book "I Was Wrong: The Meanings of Apologies" published in the year 2008, which provides a theoretical framework for apologies from individuals and from groups. He informs that the book explains meanings of apologies from individuals and collectives and focuses on the development of framework to law.


Boyd Briefs - Feb. 7, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Feb. 7, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Jan. 31, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Jan. 31, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Jan. 23, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Jan. 23, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Justice Jesse Carter Distinguished Lecture With John Burris, John Burris 2014 Golden Gate University School of Law

Justice Jesse Carter Distinguished Lecture With John Burris, John Burris

The Jesse Carter Distinguished Lecture Series

John Burris (BS 67)
Renowned Civil Rights Attorney

John Burris (BS 67) has a tremendous record as a plaintiff's civil rights attorney. Among his most high profile cases were the Oakland Riders class action and Rodney King civil suit against the City of Los Angeles. His primary areas of focus for his practice include cases involving police misconduct, employment discrimination and criminal defense. He is the author of Blue vs. Black: Let's End the Conflict between Police and Minorities.

Burris has represented Barry Bonds, Tupac Shakur, Delrov Lindo, Dwayne Wiggins, Keyshawn Johnson, Gary Payton, Jason Kidd, Latrell Sprewell ...


Iran Denies Education Rights To Bahá’Ís, Milad Haghani 2014 Western University

Iran Denies Education Rights To Bahá’Ís, Milad Haghani

Western Journal of Legal Studies

The Bahá’í are members of an independent monotheistic religion that originated in the 19th century. The Bahá’í faith constitutes the largest religious minority in Iran. Since the revolution of 1979, the Iranian government has sought to systematically deprive the Bahá’í community of their right to post-secondary education through various administrative practices. These actions are part of a larger persecution scheme that has resulted in more than 200 executions and numerous imprisonments since the 1979 revolution. This paper explores the nature of a number of human rights laws that bind Iran to recognize the right of its ...


Boyd Briefs - Jan. 16, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Jan. 16, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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Boyd Briefs - Jan. 9, 2014, University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law 2014 University of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School of Law

Boyd Briefs - Jan. 9, 2014, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas -- William S. Boyd School Of Law

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