Blog Posts in: Creative Works

Evans' Lantern Slide

Collection of Signed Lantern Slides from Photographer Fredrick Evans

Monday, May 8, 2017
In February, Otto Luna, a Visual Resource Librarian at UNH, contacted UNHI about an unusual copyright inquiry. Otto is responsible for the management of the Visual Resources Center (VRC) within the Department of Art and Art History. Otto began working at UNH in May of 2016 and quickly discovered that his department possessed something really special – a collection of original signed lantern slides from noted British photographer Frederick Evans. Read More
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Dot Sheehan Moves into Full-Time Role of President of Operation Hat Trick®

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
In December, 2016, Dot Sheehan, licensing director for athletics at UNHInnovation (UNHI), took the final steps to retire from UNH and move into the full-time role of president of Operation Hat Trick® (OHT). Dot founded OHT in 2007 and it is UNH’s first and only nonprofit startup company. It is a nationally and internationally recognized organization that raises awareness, support, and funding for the recovery of wounded service members and veterans through the sale of OHT branded merchandise. Proceeds of these sales are donated to organizations that support the OHT mission. Read More
HuTT® Football Tackling Technique

UNH Receives First Licenses for the HuTT® Curriculum

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
UNHInnovation has partnered with UNH Kinesiology Professor Erik Swartz for the commercial launch of a ground-breaking, evidence-based helmetless tackling program. Professor Swartz developed HuTT® to decrease head impacts in football and increase the safety of one of America’s favorite pastimes. Read More
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Welcoming Chris Harris, New Licensing Manager for Creative Works

Thursday, July 7, 2016
UNHInnovation is excited to welcome Chris Harris, the new licensing manager for creative works, to the team. Read More
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The Fair Use Index and the Case of Diversey v. Schmidly, et al., No. 13-2058 (10th Cir. 2013)

Monday, June 29, 2015
The U.S. Copyright Office recently created a Fair Use Index which catalogs various fair use cases and their outcomes. Fair use is defined as “any copying of copyrighted material done for a limited and ‘transformative’ purpose, such as to comment on, criticize, or parody a copyrighted work” (Stanford University Libraries). The goal of the index is to better inform the public of fair use cases by making them more accessible and understandable. The index can be found here - http://copyright.gov/fair-use/fair-index.html. As a graduate intern, I have been examining fair use cases that impact... Read More
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Creative Works Symposium at UNH

Monday, March 30, 2015
As a UNH graduate student, I have been interning with UNHInnovation (UNHI) to learn more about copyright law and the future of intellectual property. My research has culminated in a graduate studies project, a Creative Works Symposium. The goal of this project is to better inform faculty and students about the impact of intellectual property rights on universities and to answer questions faculty or students may have in regards to intellectual property, including copyright and trademark laws. Read More