Copyright and Pirated Digital Material
We live in a world where everything from books to music to movies are available from anywhere in a matter of moments over the internet. Join Rabbi Dovid Fink and learn what halacha has to say about viewing, downloading, possessing, and sharing copyright and pirated digital material.
Copyright and Pirated Digital Material: Copyright
In this series we will survey the views of the principle poskim regarding photocopying copyrighted texts, copying copyrighted digital texts, songs, and software, and downloading pirated material from the internet.
Source materials are available through the links in both WORD format and pdf. In class we will translate and explain these sources.
In addition to being one of Rabbi Brovender's first students, Rabbi Dovid Fink is an outstanding expertﾠand teacher of Halacha. Rabbi Fink received his Rabbinic ordination from ITRI and the Mir and was awarded his Ph.D in Semitic Languages and Linguistics from Yale University. Rav Fink has taught thousands of students from all over the world for over 35 years.