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What is in a contract?

For more information about different types of contracts, and the different parts of contracts, please see the various articles throughout the ALAS Legal Database. As a general overview, many contracts…

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What is a contract?

A contract is an agreement between two or more individuals and/or companies. The participants in a contract are known as the ‘parties’. The contract can be a written document, however…

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Copyright collectives

Certain types of copyright-protected works are or can be administered by organizations on behalf of a wide range of copyright owners. These collective organizations may license the use of individual…

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What is copyright?

Copyright is a form of intellectual property protection that applies for certain types of creative expressions (known as ‘works’). The types of works that may be eligible for copyright protection…

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