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How Small Business Owners Can Avoid Copyright Infringement

It seems that almost weekly I am reading about yet another business owner or entrepreneur that has downloaded a photo or image from the internet for use on their website or in their print advertising and then is surprised to be sent a cease and desist letter from the copyright owner requesting payment of tens […]

Basics of Copyright and Copyright Infringement

Founding Partner and Managing Member at Johnson Moss L.L.C. Copyright is a form of protection granted by law for original works of authorship fixed in a tangible medium of expression.  This means that the work must be an original creation, not copied, and it must be somehow fixed or recorded so that a copy of […]