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Publication and Authorization for Use of District Owned Materials

  • Code: DDC.AR
    Topic: Publication and Authorization for Use of District Owned Materials
    Issue Date: 13/01/2000
    Effective Date: 11/01/2000
    Review Year: 2005

Regulation

Under Canadian copyright law, a created work does not have to be formally registered for copyright if it can be demonstrated when and by whom a work was created. Unless there is an agreement to the contrary, the employer owns copyright of works created by employees in the course and scope of their employment. 

  1. The Superintendent of Schools may grant educational jurisdictions or others the right to reproduce work created by Edmonton School District No. 7 under such terms as may be appropriate. 
  1. The Superintendent of Schools may enter into an agreement with others to produce, in part or in whole, a work for Edmonton School District No. 7. 
  1. A request for purchase of Edmonton School District No. 7 material may be granted at a charge which shall cover reproduction, mailing, and royalty.

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