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QUESTION 1

  1. To help protect intellectual property, the United States used established treaties from __________ to extend its own copyright law in the online realm.
    the European Union (EU)
    the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)
    Napster
    the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

10 points

QUESTION 2

  1. RIAA claimed that Napster made a(n):
    “indirect” infringement on its patent.
    “direct” infringement on its trademark.
    “direct” infringement on its copyright.
    “indirect” infringement on its copyright.

10 points

QUESTION 3

  1. For more than 200 years prior to March 2013, a patent was awarded to the:
    company that produces the invention.
    person with the best idea for a product or process.
    person who first came up with the invention.
    person who files first for the patent.

10 points

QUESTION 4

  1. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act makes it a crime to:
    crack copyright protection devices to assess product interoperability.
    crack copyright protection devices for the purpose of testing security systems.
    crack copyright protection devices for the purpose of encryption research.
    circumvent antipiracy measures in commercial software.

10 points

QUESTION 5

  1. In December 1999, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) took legal action against Napster for:
    copyright infringements.
    patent infringements.
    trademark infringements.
    identity theft.

10 points

QUESTION 6

  1. RIAA, the plaintiff, represented __________ in its legal action against Napster.
    Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel
    the Black Keys
    the Smashing Pumpkins
    all major record labels

10 points

QUESTION 7

  1. The primary difference between a copyright, a trademark, and a patent is the:
    profession of the individual applying for intellectual property protection.
    industry in which the intellectual property is used.
    type of intellectual property being protected.
    length of protection the intellectual property owner desires.

10 points

QUESTION 8

  1. The result of the United States copyright extension is now known as the:
    Napster Act (NA).
    Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).
    Intellectual Property Act (IPA).
    Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA).

10 points

QUESTION 9

  1. Since March 2013, a patent is awarded to the:
    company that produces the invention.
    person with the best idea for a product or process.
    person who first came up with the invention.
    person who files first for the patent.

10 points

QUESTION 10

  1. The law that stopped Napster from continuing its operations is the __________ that was enacted in 1998.
    Napster Act (NA)
    Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
    Intellectual Property Act (IPA)
    Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA)

10 points

QUESTION 11

  1. Which of the following legal terms means assisting in or inducing people to engage in infringement activity?
    Material contribution
    Principal use
    Substantial use
    Probable cause

10 points

QUESTION 12

  1. Which of the following was a company (in existence only from June 1999 to July 2001) that used peer-to-peer networking to provide a file-sharing service that gave its users the ability to share music?
    iTunes
    Napster
    Soundz
    Pandora

10 points

QUESTION 13

  1. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act addresses treaties signed in 1996 at the:

10 points

QUESTION 14

  1. Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, which of the following are protected from copyright infringement liability for the act of transmitting information over the Internet?
    Libraries
    Higher education institutions
    Internet service providers
    Individuals

10 points

QUESTION 15

  1. If you design a graphic, slogan, or symbol for your company and its product, then you would file for a(n):
    trademark.
    copyright.
    patent.
    exception.

10 points

QUESTION 16

  1. If you invent a machine or design a special process, you may wish to file for a(n):
    trademark.
    copyright.
    patent.
    exception.

10 points

QUESTION 17

  1. Which of the following supported the Digital Millennium Copyright Act?
    Librarians
    Academics
    Scientists
    Software and entertainment industries

10 points

QUESTION 18

  1. If you write a song, produce a film, sculpt a piece of art, or write a mobile phone application and wish to protect it, then you will claim a(n):
    trademark.
    copyright.
    patent.
    exception.

10 points

QUESTION 19

  1. Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, which of the following must pay licensing fees to record companies?
    Libraries
    “Webcasters”
    Higher education institutions
    Nonprofit “public” radio stations

10 points

QUESTION 20

  1. Which of the following is an example of intellectual property?
    Artwork that an individual created.
    A house that one individual purchased from a previous owner who did not design the house.
    Land that one individual purchased from a previous owner.
    A car that one individual purchased from a previous owner who did not design the car.

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