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Title of the submission

The Concept of Copyleft, Creative Commons and Wikimedia Copyright Policy

Your Username (For the submission author)

Adv.tksujith (Link)

Type of presentation

Slide Presentation and talk

Abstract (in about 300 words)

Generally this presentation is about the concept of copyright, copyleft. Important provisions of Indian Copyright Act, Creative Commons Licenses and Wikimedia Licenses. Main topics are :

  • What is copyright
  • What can be copyrighted
  • History of Copyright
  • Concept of Copyleft
  • History of Copyleft
  • What is public domain
  • What is creative commons
  • Important Provisions of Indian Copyright Act
  • Important Provisions of US Copyright Act
  • Copyright of Wikimedia Concerns
  • Impact of Wikimedia Licenses in the field of Knowledge freedom


Interested attendees and comments[edit]

  1. Interested --Ranjithsiji (talk) 12:57, 21 July 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  2. DiptanshuTalk 03:50, 25 July 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  3. --Kannan Shanmugam (talk) 05:04, 2 August 2016 (UTC)[reply]