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Equip • Engage • Empower

Every day, learning is taking place across barriers once thought to be insurmountable. For the 15th anniversary of OETC, join more than 6,000 attendees to explore the endless possibilities that distance learning and alternative learning models provide. Attendees will come together to teach and learn about new ways to equip, engage, and empower learners and educators across the state and beyond!

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Monday, February 11 • 8:00am - 8:45am
Copyright Clarity: Understanding the Appropriate Use of Copyrighted Materials in Distance Education

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Incorporating copyrighted materials into instruction can vastly improve the quality of instruction. This session will provide administrators and educators with a better understanding of those provisions in the copyright law which apply to the use of copyrighted materials in the classroom. The doctrine of "fair use", guidelines and the TEACH Act of 2002 will be discussed in this session.

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Brian Downey

Attorney, Barnes & Thornburg
Mr. Downey’s practice focuses on all aspects of trademark and copyright law, including clearance, prosecution of applications, due diligence, licensing, portfolio maintenance, policing and litigation, as well as general consulting. He also routinely assists clients with Internet matters, including cyber-squatting litigation and proceedings brought under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (“UDRP”). Mr. Downey has represented... Read More →

Kathy Ferguson

iLearnOhio Partner, iLearnOhio
Ms. Ferguson has over 18 years experience as an attorney in the public sector. Ms. Ferguson is currently the General Counsel at the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow. Prior to coming to ECOT, Ms. Ferguson was Deputy Chief Legal Counsel at the Ohio Department of Transportation where she specialized in complex contracts, real estate, environmental law and construction issues. Prior to working for ODOT, Ms. Ferguson was the Chief Legal Counsel at the... Read More →

Monday February 11, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
C216 400 N. High Street Columbus, OH 43215 USA