BP 3710 Securing of Copyright - Board Policies, Chapter 3 General Institution

  • Reference: Education Code Sections 72207, 81459, 17 United States Code 201
  • Board Approved: 04/13/05
  • Amended: 1/13/10

The President/Superintendent is directed to develop appropriate administrative procedures to implement the provisions of the Education Code which authorize the securing copyright protection for works, including but not limited to registering copyrights and policing infringements, on behalf of the District.

The procedures developed by the President/Superintendent shall assure that the District may use, sell, give or exchange published materials and may license materials prepared by the District in connection with its curricular and special services.

In the development of these procedures, the President/Superintendent shall solicit the input of the proper representatives of the college community in accordance with the District’s policies regarding shared local decision making.

See Administrative Procedure #3710.