Copyright Provisions in Law Journal Publication Agreements

Keele, Benjamin J. Copyright Provisions in Law Journal Publication Agreements., 2010 [Preprint]

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English abstract

This study examined copyright provisions of law journal publication agreements and found that a minority of journals ask authors to transfer copyright. Most journals also permit authors to self-archive articles. It recommends journals make their agreements publicly available and use licenses instead of copyright transfers.

Item type: Preprint
Keywords: publication agreements, law journals, copyright, self-archiving, open access
Subjects: E. Publishing and legal issues. > ED. Intellectual property: author's rights, ownership, copyright, copyleft, open access.
Depositing user: Benjamin J. Keele
Date deposited: 24 Mar 2010
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:16
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/14394

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