GW Associate General Counsel Michelle Gluck will cover the basic aspects of copyright law you need to know when writing a thesis or dissertation, including an overview of copyright as a "bundle of rights" and the criteria for determining fair use.
Michelle Gluck joined GW's Office of the General Counsel in March 2014 after 8 years as Special Counsel to the University System of New Hampshire. Prior to that, she served in the U.S. Department of Justice specializing in tobacco litigation and immigration appellate litigation, and as a Deputy Attorney General in the Government Section of the State of California Department of Justice. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Gluck clerked for U.S. District Judge Lawrence T. Lydick and for the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. She is admitted to practice in California, the District of Columbia, and before the United States Supreme Court and numerous other federal district and circuit courts. Her areas of concentration are research and compliance, technology transfer, and intellectual property. Ms. Gluck received her A.B. with honors from the University of California, Berkeley in 1985 and her J.D. from Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1988.
This workshop is part of the Research at the Next Level Workshop Series, which offers the practical skills you need to improve your research and save time doing it. Other workshops in this Spring 2017 series are Crossing the Finish Line: Uploading Your Electronic Thesis or Dissertation (ETD), Basics of Graduate Research, Exploring Beyond Gelman: Advanced Research Skills, Keeping Up with New Research, Citation Chasing & Cited Reference Searching, Find and Use Open Access Images, and Copyright Basics for Graduate Students. All sessions will be first-come, first served.