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17 - 1 SUBJECT MATTER AND SCOPE OF COPYRIGHT (§§ 101 to 122)
1 - 1 - 1 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 2 Subject matter of copyright: In general

 
1 - 1 - 3  Subject matter of copyright: Compilations and derivative works

 
1 - 1 - 4  Subject matter of copyright: National origin

 
1 - 1 - 5 Copyright in restored works

 
1 - 1 - 6 Subject matter of copyright: United States Government works

 
1 - 1 - 7 Exclusive rights in copyrighted works

 
1 - 1 - 8 Rights of certain authors to attribution and integrity

 
1 - 1 - 9  Limitations on exclusive rights: Fair use

 
1 - 1 - 10  Limitations on exclusive rights: Reproduction by libraries and archives

 
1 - 1 - 11  Limitations on exclusive rights: Exemption of certain performances and displays

 
1 - 1 - 12 Limitations on exclusive rights: Secondary transmissions of broadcast programming by cable

 
1 - 1 - 13 Limitations on exclusive rights: Ephemeral recordings

 
1 - 1 - 14 Scope of exclusive rights in pictorial, graphic, and sculptural works

 
1 - 1 - 15 Scope of exclusive rights in sound recordings

 
1 - 1 - 16 Scope of exclusive rights in nondramatic musical works: Compulsory license for making and distributing phonorecords

 
1 - 1 - 17 Negotiated licenses for public performances by means of coin-operated phonorecord players

 
1 - 1 - 18 Limitations on exclusive rights: Computer programs

 
1 - 1 - 19 Scope of exclusive rights: Use of certain works in connection with noncommercial broadcasting

 
1 - 1 - 20 Limitations on exclusive rights: Secondary transmissions of distant television programming by satellite

 
1 - 1 - 21 Scope of exclusive rights in architectural works

 
1 - 1 - 22 Limitations on exclusive rights: Reproduction for blind or other people with disabilities

 
1 - 1 - 23 Limitations on exclusive rights: Secondary transmissions of local television programming by satellite

 
 
 
 
17 - 4 COPYRIGHT NOTICE, DEPOSIT, AND REGISTRATION (§§ 401 to 412)
1 - 1 - 1 Notice of copyright: Visually perceptible copies

 
1 - 1 - 2 Notice of copyright: Phonorecords of sound recordings

 
1 - 1 - 3 Notice of copyright: Publications incorporating United States Government works

 
1 - 1 - 4 Notice of copyright: Contributions to collective works

 
1 - 1 - 5 Notice of copyright: Omission of notice on certain copies and phonorecords

 
1 - 1 - 6 Notice of copyright: Error in name or date on certain copies and phonorecords

 
1 - 1 - 7 Deposit of copies or phonorecords for Library of Congress

 
1 - 1 - 8 Copyright registration in general

 
1 - 1 - 9 Application for copyright registration

 
1 - 1 - 10 Registration of claim and issuance of certificate

 
1 - 1 - 11 Registration and civil infringement actions

 
1 - 1 - 12 Registration as prerequisite to certain remedies for infringement

 
 
17 - 5 COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT AND REMEDIES (§§ 501 to 513)
1 - 1 - 1  Infringement of copyright

 
1 - 1 - 2 Remedies for infringement: Injunctions

 
1 - 1 - 3 Remedies for infringement: Impounding and disposition of infringing articles

 
1 - 1 - 4 Remedies for infringement: Damages and profits

 
1 - 1 - 5 Remedies for infringement: Costs and attorney’s fees

 
1 - 1 - 6 Criminal offenses

 
1 - 1 - 7  Limitations on actions

 
1 - 1 - 8 Notification of filing and determination of actions

 
1 - 1 - 9 Remedies for alteration of programming by cable systems

 
1 - 1 - 10 Liability of States, instrumentalities of States, and State officials for infringement of copyright

 
1 - 1 - 11 Limitations on liability relating to material online

 
1 - 1 - 12 Determination of reasonable license fees for individual proprietors

 
Repealed. Oct. 13, 2008,
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
17 - 13 PROTECTION OF ORIGINAL DESIGNS (§§ 1301 to 1332)
1 - 1 - 1 Designs protected

 
1 - 1 - 2 Designs not subject to protection

 
1 - 1 - 3 Revisions, adaptations, and rearrangements

 
1 - 1 - 4 Commencement of protection

 
1 - 1 - 5 Term of protection

 
1 - 1 - 6 Design notice

 
1 - 1 - 7 Effect of omission of notice

 
1 - 1 - 8 Exclusive rights

 
1 - 1 - 9 Infringement

 
1 - 1 - 10 Application for registration

 
1 - 1 - 11 Benefit of earlier filing date in foreign country

 
1 - 1 - 12 Oaths and acknowledgments

 
1 - 1 - 13 Examination of application and issue or refusal of registration

 
1 - 1 - 14 Certification of registration

 
1 - 1 - 15 Publication of announcements and indexes

 
1 - 1 - 16 Fees

 
1 - 1 - 17 Regulations

 
1 - 1 - 18 Copies of records

 
1 - 1 - 19 Correction of errors in certificates

 
1 - 1 - 20 Ownership and transfer

 
1 - 1 - 21 Remedy for infringement

 
1 - 1 - 22  Injunctions

 
1 - 1 - 23 Recovery for infringement

 
1 - 1 - 24 Power of court over registration

 
1 - 1 - 25  Liability for action on registration fraudulently obtained

 
1 - 1 - 26 Penalty for false marking

 
1 - 1 - 27 Penalty for false representation

 
1 - 1 - 28 Enforcement by Treasury and Postal Service

 
1 - 1 - 29 Relation to design patent law

 
1 - 1 - 30 Common law and other rights unaffected

 
1 - 1 - 31 Administrator; Office of the Administrator

 
1 - 1 - 32 No retroactive effect