CS 4873C Spring'21


Computing, Society, & Professionalism


Schedule and Readings


Term Paper

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Homework 4: Fair Use

Due Date: Wed March 10 at 5pm
Format: Approximately 2 pages, double spaced, 12 pt font
Grading criteria: Completeness
Insight into legal issues

Pick one legal case in which a court ruled whether something was Fair Use. Write a short essay in which you briefly cover these things:

Cases you may choose include:

You only need to discuss one case.

Include a bibliography. Make sure to cite the court opinion and at least three articles about the case. Those articles may be in the popular press or blog posts. Ie, they don’t need to be peer reviewed. It’s OK to skim the court decision–you don’t need to read the whole thing closely.

Come to section during the week of March 1st (the week before this is due) prepared to discuss your opinions.