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Use rights of faculty and student works

Notwithstanding ownership by the inventor, author or creator of their work under the preceding articles, and unless there is an express agreement to the contrary, the College and any member of the Benildean Community is allowed, without infringing any intellectual property right, free access to and use of faculty and student works found in or made available to the College, to pursue or develop them for non-commercial, academic purposes, subject to the following rules:

College Use Rights

4.5.1. College Use Rights

The College is granted a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual and irrevocable right to make limited number of reproductions of faculty and student works, and to disseminate, exhibit, perform and utilize those reproductions for the educational mission of the College, including but not limited to scholarship, exhibition, trainings, accreditation, certification, advancement, alumni relations, sponsorships, promotion and the like; or as an example of faculty or student’s work; and for inclusion in its permanent collection or archives.

Faculty Use Rights

4.5.2. Faculty use rights

Faculty are authorized to make limited number of reproductions of student works and to disseminate, exhibit, perform and utilize those reproductions for noncommercial academic purposes and activities of the College. Provided, that the use rights granted to faculty under this article does not extend to their personal use of the work and is co- terminus with the contract of said faculty with the College.

Fair Use

4.5.3. Fair use of copyrighted work

Any member of the Benildean Community has the right to use copyrighted works Benilde IP as defined under article 4.6 and rule 3.3 or any of the copyrighted works of any other member of the Benildean Community without need of permission from the owner and without infringement of any copyright, for purposes of criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching including limited number of copies for classroom use, scholarship, research and similar purposes, provided that such use is consistent with the criteria for the application of fair use of a copyrighted work under Section 185 of the Code, as amended.

Inventor's Right to Attribution

4.5.4. Inventor’s right to attribution and integrity of his work

Faculty, personnel and students whose works are used in accordance with this article shall receive proper attribution for their work and have the right to the integrity of their work.