John Tooth

John ToothJohn Tooth is the Copyright Officer, and Head of the Copyright Office for the University of Winnipeg Library. He is co-chair of the University’s Copyright Committee. In his past life, he was responsible for copyright in Manitoba schools through the Manitoba Department of Education and was the Manitoba representative on the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada’s Copyright Consortium. John is a long standing member of the CLA Copyright Committee.

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Unraveling the Complexity of Music Copyright
October 1, 2015
In 2014, the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education decided that it would like to use the Katy Perry song “Roar” as background music in a video to be created showing how to perform a dance choreographed to “Roar.” The plan was to distribute a link to the video to all schools in the province