While reviewing plans for a building permit, code and zoning officials often raise objections citing potential illegal use due to proposed work. Is that justified?
Many people thought that their homes were safe because they were not in a flood zone. But recent weather events have changed their beliefs. Here what I would recommend you do if your home was flooded and sustained damage due to flooding or severe weather.
Prior to the enactment of Architectural Works Copyright Protection Act of 1990 (AWCPA), only architectural drawings were copyrightable. AWCPA expanded copyright protection to completed buildings. What can architects do to manage copyright protection for architectural works?