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Works Made for Hire

This document was proffered by Ken Salomon of Thompson Coburn LLC, in response to the question of who owns material created by faculty.  According to Salomon, 'Strictly speaking, particularly if the course is produced at the direction of the institution and is within the instructor's scope of employment, the institution owns the course under section 101 of the Copyright Act, the work-made- for-hire provision.  However, it is...

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