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Computer Use Policy
(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
This policy outlines the appropriate use of MUSC's computing and network resources, including privacy of authorized users, confidentiality and integrity of sensitive information, responsible use, and property rights. This policy works in conjunction with other MUSC policies, including the Copyright Policy and Intellectual Property Policy.
Copyright Information Website
(Education and Student Life. Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
This site is designed to provide campus copyright policy and guidelines in accordance with the federal Higher Education Opportunity Act peer-to-peer (HEOA P2P) compliance mandate, designed to reduce illegal uploading and downloading of copyrighted works through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing on campus networks.
Copyright Policy
(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
This policy affirms that all members of the MUSC community are expected to comply with the U.S. Copyright Law regarding the use of materials protected by copyright for teaching, presentation, and any university-affiliated activities.
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TEACH Act Policy
(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
The TEACH Act updates the US Copyright Act and addresses the use of copyrighted works for distance education. This policy provides guidance on compliance at MUSC.
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Intellectual Property: Policies and Procedures
(Foundation for Research Development. MUSC)
Governs the assignment of rights and proceeds from the marketing of tangible products of intellectual work: scholarly publications, drugs, devices, etc. This policy governs works that were created or reduced to practice on or after May 15, 2008. Earlier works are governed by the policy found in Section 10.04 of the 2007 edition of the MUSC Faculty Handbook.
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