Materials created by licensed employees and the financial gain there from are the property of the school district if school materials and time were used in their creation and/or such materials were created in the scope of the licensed employee’s employment. The licensed employee must seek prior written approval of the superintendent concerning such activities.
Legal Reference: 17 U.S.C. § 101 et al.
Iowa Code § 279.8 (2012).
Cross Reference: 401.3 Employee Conflict of Interest
606.6 Student Production of Materials and Services
Reviewed: 6-9-03, 11-13-06, 1-23-12, 11-28-16