Rema Ruling re: Maharam of Padua, Krakow (1550)


Rema Ruling re: Maharam of Padua, Krakow (1550), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer,

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Responsa Rema, No. 10

Full title original language:
שאלות ותשובות הרמ"א, ס' י

Seminal ruling setting out Jewish law foundations for rabbinic reprinting bans, including as against non-Jewish publisher

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  • Netanel, N., From Maimonides to Microsoft: The Jewish Law of Copyright Since the Birth of Print (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016)

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Author: Moses Isserles

Publisher: N/A

Year: 1550

Location: Krakow

Language: Hebrew


Persons referred to:
Bragadini, Alvise
Giustiniani, Marco Antonio
Katzenellenbogen, Meir

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books, protected subject matter
editions, new
privileges, printing

Responsible editor: Neil Netanel

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