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Why We Will Never Agree About Plagiarism — Plagiarism Today

If you take a survey and ask a diverse group of individuals whether it is acceptable for someone to take someone else’s work and pass it off as their own, nearly everyone will say no. Why We Will Never Agree … Continue reading

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Germany Loses Another Minister to Plagiarism — Plagiarism Today

In Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel has lost yet another one of her ministers to allegations of plagiarism, making it the third such resignation and fourth such scandal in a decade. Germany Loses Another Minister to Plagiarism

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(Ireland) Facebook Loses Court Fight With Irish Data Regulator Over Transferring Data to US (IAJGS Public Records Access Alert) – May 15, 2021

I saw this recently on IAJGS – (Ireland) Facebook Loses Court Fight With Irish Data Regulator Over Transferring Data to US (IAJGS Public Records Access Alert): https://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-faces-irish-ruling-on-suspension-of-eu-u-s-data-flows-11620983614. Much longer article. but here are some of the relevant portions. Facebook, Inc. … Continue reading

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5 Unusual Ways Works Can Enter the Public Domain — Plagiarism Today

The date January 1, 1926 is something of a magical date for those that follow copyright. As of this year (2021), all works published before that date are broadly considered to have entered into the public domain and are free … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Some Good Rules to Follow – May 11, 2021

Standard Disclaimers: 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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Understanding the Problem Behind #WTFU – Jonathan Bailey YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDcB-UZlOPw Direct link: Understanding the Problem Behind #WTFU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDcB-UZlOPw (around 12:48 minutes long)

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CafePress and the Troubles with Trademark – Jonathan Bailey YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePfS30xqm-E Direct link: CafePress and the Troubles with Trademark https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePfS30xqm-E (about 6:10 minutes long)

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Understanding Copyright on YouTube – Jonathan Bailey YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zBbe3gpm2g Direct link: Understanding Copyright on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zBbe3gpm2g (aroound 12:46 minutes long)

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The Bizarre Copyright of Doctor Who – Jonathan Bailey YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMTBBNlm5Zc Direct link: The Bizarre Copyright of Doctor Who – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMTBBNlm5Zc (about 10:57 minutes long)

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When Public Domain is NOT Public Domain – The Story of Carol Highsmith – Jonathan Bailey YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8kTrJtnZAw Direct link: When Public Domain is NOT Public Domain – The Story of Carol Highsmith https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8kTrJtnZAw (about 9:25 minutes long)

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