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Copyright and Tattoos — Plagiarism Today

If there’s one thing that people who follow copyright law love, it’s a good “I didn’t think of that before” moment. One such moment hit in a major way in 2011 when tattoo artists S. Victor Whitmill filed a lawsuit … Continue reading

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Saved Re-blog Post Deleted February 23, 2020

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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How to Legally Play Music in Your Business — Plagiarism Today

Note: Just a reminder, I am not a lawyer and this is not legal advice. If you have specific questions regarding your circumstance, please consult an attorney. It’s a story that we hear fairly often, ASCAP, BMI or another performing … Continue reading

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Plagiarism, Fabrication and a Mummy — Plagiarism Today

Note: The mummy pictured above is NOT the one from the story due to both copyright and the fact the image may have been difficult for some readers. If you wish to view the actual mummy, you can do so … Continue reading

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You can now download 150,000 copyright-free art works from Paris’ museums – TNW

I saw this article, You can now download 150,000 copyright-free art works from Paris’ museums: https://thenextweb.com/creativity/2020/01/30/paris-museums-digital-images-free/ mentioned on another blog – 3 Count: Shockingly Excessive https://www.plagiarismtoday.com/2020/02/03/3-count-shockingly-excessive/. It was #3 on his list. by Mix — 5 days ago (January 30, … Continue reading

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Copyright in 2020 (And Beyond) — Plagiarism Today

2019 ended the year, and the decade, with a headline-grabbing copyright story as a jury found Cox Communications liable to the tune of $1 billion for its failure to comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) safe harbor rules. … Continue reading

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Interesting Theory By a Friend – January 6, 2020

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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1924 U. S. Works Now in Public Domain Effective January 1, 2020

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Some Suggestions for Find-A-Grave/Ancestry.com – January 4, 2020

I would encourage Find-A-Grave or Ancestry.com to implement some changes on how many edits can be received by a Contributor. In the last year, there are times I get hundreds of edits from a single Contributor. I don’t have a … Continue reading

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Cemetery Angels BillionGraves – Tombstone Tuesdays December 24, 2019

I thought this was a good Tombstone Tuesdays post from BillionGraves – Cemetery Angels: http://blog.billiongraves.com/cemetery-angels/. Some of the most touching graveside monuments are cemetery angels. The angels appear in many forms. There are angels dressed in flowing robes with feathery wings … Continue reading

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