that because the publicity materials qualified as public domain, any
holding on public domain characters, the rule on depictions of literary
The makers of the current "Hotel Transylvania" were dealing with characters in the public domain
, even though most folk's image of Frankenstein and Dracula is based upon U's movies in the 1930s (see separate story).
The artificial public domain, in the case of this domain, the good is incorporated based on a legal act of damage, act which has been previously issued by the holder of the public domain, more precisely by the administration.
The artificial goods that are the object of the public domain are the ones created by human intervention, such as: railway stations, telecommunication networks, seaports and river ports, etc.
But again what is taken out of the public domain
is one person's use for free of another person's expression and not one's use of another's ideas, opinions, facts .
21) Theorizing about the public domain
focuses around developing a conceptual analytic for understanding the relationship between modes of scientific/cultural production and intellectual property law.
The reason why open source software is not simply donated to the public domain
by the creators is that it would then be possible for someone else subsequently to take it out of the public domain
by claiming intellectual property rights in it.
8) but disentangling the public domain
inspiration to those
In her article "Mapping the Public Domain
: Threats and Opportunities," Pamela Samuelson writes that "digital information and digital networks have made the public domain
more vibrant and robust, and if various digital commons initiatives attain their goals, the public domain
may flourish as never before" (scholarship.
Therefore, those later changes to the character would be protected even after its initial appearances fell into the public domain
Online public domain
resources for vocal repertoire fall into two distinct categories: those that are free and those for which a fee is charged for access to scores.