4 edition of How the United States government works found in the catalog.
|Series||Little blue book ;, no. 1415|
|LC Classifications||AC1 .L8 no. 1415|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||62 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||62|
|LC Control Number||2004574577|
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The book provides an important opportunity for /5(33). There are no valid policy reasons for denying such protection to United States Government works in foreign countries, or for precluding the Government from making licenses for the use of its works abroad.
The effect of section is intended to place all works of the United States Government, published or unpublished, in the public domain. that government in the United States is based on a Constitution which is the supreme law of the United States. The Constitution not only provides the framework for how the federal and state governments are structured, but also places signiﬁ cant limits on their powers.
“Federal” means that there is both a national government and. The court in Twin Books, however, concluded "publication without a copyright notice in a foreign country did not put the work in the public domain in the United States." According to the court, these foreign publications were in effect "unpublished" in the US, and hence have the same copyright term as unpublished works.
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