Addressing Intellectual Property Issues: Self-Audit Checklist and Best Practices for School Districts
Schools are increasingly becoming entangled with potential intellectual property issues which may include the use of a mascots, the use of material obtained from the internet and the use of outside vendors to create original works. All of these common activities can result in costly litigation over the ownership and use of that material. Given the difficulty of navigating these issues, SLRMA is pleased to provide its members with Addressing Intellectual Property Issues: Self-Audit Checklist and Best Practices for School Districts. This Checklist will provide your school district with an overview of the various intellectual property rights that schools can potentially trigger while serving their students and community.