AI & Copyright: an overview and a discussion on the implications on artistic work

AI and copyright: an overview and discussion on its implications for artistic work

 Jessica Fjeld - Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School  - Assistant Director, Cyberlaw Clinic at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society

Overview and learning objectives

Part I: AI and copyright Understand the basics of US copyright law Articulate the challenges that AI presents to traditional thinking about copyright, including the purpose of intellectual property protection and conceptions of authorship Differentiate between AI-authored works and human-machine collaborations Explore potential infringement scenarios related to the development and use of generative AIs

Part II: AI art Become familiar with current developments in AI art Understand the legal challenges that current human-machine collaborations pose in both transactional and dispute contexts