Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.
what is copyright?
Author: Jon Garfunkel Posted: 10/5/1999; 5:55:26 AM Topic: New Third Voice version out Msg #: 11751 (In response to 11112) Prev/Next: 11750 / 11752
>And that alternative distributor got permission from the magazine publishers. Or they'd be sued into the ground.
How are you an expert on copyright?
A case could be made, but it have a really chilling effect on free speech if I can't reference _anything_ without permission from the publishers. That's not the way copyright works.
There are responses to this message:
- Re: what is copyright?, Fredrik Lundh, 10/5/1999; 6:10:40 AM
- Re: what is copyright?, Jeremy Bowers, 10/5/1999; 8:16:10 AM
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