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Brian Cockburn Brian Cockburn's principal role is to teach and advise faculty, administrators and students about copyright, and intellectual property.
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Creative Commons License

Copyright@JMU is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License

Are Unpublished works Protected?

As long as unpublished works constitute copyrightable material and are fixed in a tangible medium of expression, they are protected by copyright regardless of national origin.

The law governing the inclusion of unpublished works is 17 USC §104.