The Essential Guide to Copyright Law for Churches is an easy-to-use reference for all the copyright issues churches encounter in the course of their weekly activities. From photocopying sheet music to posting Internet content, noted church attorney, Richard Hammar, explains how to avoid copyright infringement, as well as how to protect the copyrighted works of ministers and staff.
Richard Hammar has years of experience interpreting complex laws that affect churches and clergy. The Essential Guide to Copyright Law for Churches is fully updated and easy-to-understand for professionals as well as lay leaders. This comprehensive guide should be part of every church office’s library of resources!
TESTIMONIALS & ENDORSEMENTS
“The Essential Guide to Copyright Law for Churches is an extremely insightful and useful tool for churches and church leaders. Richard Hammar's materials always provide an incredible wealth of knowledge, and this book does not disappoint. It is both practical and informative. It is something I keep on my desk, and I urge all church leaders to get a copy.”
David Middlebrook, Attorney, Anthony & Middlebrook, P.C. / The Church Law Group
“This book captures everything a church needs to make decisions on copyright law.”
Kent Morris, President, Cornerstone Media Group
“This text includes dozens of direct, church-related examples to help understand copyright law. Plus, this book includes extensive coverage of digital issues—YouTube, social media, web and more.”
Terrell Sanders, Executive Director, MinistryCOM.org President, Main Street Enterprises
“Churches will learn to comply with the law and operate above reproach, thanks to this book.”
Frank Sommerville, J.D., CPA, Shareholder, Weycer, Kaplan, Pulaski & Zuber, P.C.
About the Author: Richard Hammar
Richard Hammar's radio interview on Copyright Law for Churches
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