The problem of cybertheft, or online theft of copyrighted material, is discussed. Individual and corporate responsibility for protecting copyright is emphasized.
1. Visit the listed sites to determine current international copyright issues or cases. Provide a one-page written summary to your instructor that describes the issue and the country(ies) involved.
2. Write a short, informative report describing how a company’s website can violate the copyrights of others and giving advice to organizational web page developers for avoiding possible copyright infringement.
3. “The nature of cyberspace defies copyright enforcement.” In a one- to two-page report, justify or refute this statement, giving reasons and/or examples.