fair use

noun

  • Intellectual Property Law

Definitions of fair use

  • used to describe the right to copy parts of a copyrighted work without the express permission of the copyright owner as long as the use to which it is put falls into one of several defined categories, such as study, teaching or research

    The copying of the materials solely for academic purposes was considered to be a fair use by the court.

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