Board Policies – Section E – Business Management
The copyright laws of the United States make it illegal for anyone to duplicate copyrighted materials without permission. Severe penalties are provided for unauthorized copying of all materials covered by the act unless the copying falls within the bounds of the “fair use” doctrine.
Any duplication of copyrighted materials by district employees must be done with permission of the copyright holder or within the bounds of “fair use.”
The legal or insurance protection of the district shall not be extended to school employees who violate any provisions of the copyright laws.
Approved: November 13, 2013