Legal expert Lipinski offers a definitive sourcebook for information licensing in libraries, including copyright and contract matters, general contract law concepts, developments in online and information contracting; and the advantages and disadvantages of licensing. Readers will find clear guidance on deciphering the legalese in agreements, advice on negotiating or countering provisions with library-friendly alternatives, and detailed explanations of specific licenses as well as a discussion of issues regarding online and information contracting.Legal Analysis: The acceptance rule (valid upon dispatch) trumps the repudiation and a contract is formed. ... Legal Analysis: As the rejection was received first, the power to accept ended upon receipt of the rejection by the sales rep, and there is no contract upon the later phone call. ... The item was unsolicited but includes a statement from the publisher: aFor consideration, please accept this review copyanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Librarian's Legal Companion for Licensing Information Resources and Services|
|Author||:||Tomas A. Lipinski|
|Publisher||:||American Library Association - 2013|