Re: Coming out

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by BinaryBillTheSailor@Sea++.com, Jul 5, 2003.

  1. On Fri, 04 Jul 2003 18:58:49 GMT, Robert Baer <> wrote:

    >BinaryBillTheSailor@Sea++.com wrote:
    >>
    >> On Thu, 3 Jul 2003 16:20:23 -0400, "Chris Taylor Jr" <> wrote:
    >>
    >> >never said it would be easy or simple. but the fact remains the actions were
    >> >illegal.
    >> >
    >> >Proving the copyright was mine would NOT be very difficult and would also be
    >> >uncontested. (it was my post)

    >>
    >> You are in WAAAAAAY over your head.
    >>
    >> BB
    >>
    >> >
    >> >Chris Taylor
    >> >http://www.nerys.com/
    >> >
    >> ><BinaryBillTheSailor@Sea++.com> wrote in message
    >> >news:...
    >> >> On 03 Jul 2003 14:32:41 GMT, leah (Charlie Self)
    >> >> wrote:
    >> >>
    >> >> >BinaryBill states:
    >> >> >>Copyright only gives you the possible legal standing to try and
    >> >> >>protect your work at your own expense. Before you can even bring suit,
    >> >> >>you would have to have a judge rule that you actually own the rights.
    >> >> >
    >> >> >Not so. You can sue, and prove the rights are yours during the suit.
    >> >> >
    >> >>
    >> >> You don't have legal standing to sue until you establish you are the
    >> >> copyright holder. Otherwise, I could sue somebody for copyright
    >> >> infringement on anything that has ever been published.
    >> >>
    >> >> BB
    >> >>
    >> >

    >
    > Be advised that a the document from the copyright office, covering the
    >work *IS* uncontestable legal proof.
    > Without it, one is in a quagmire.


    That's pretty much what I've been saying, Robert. Normally there is no such
    document. You copyright a work by marking it as copyrighted. It's a claim, not
    proof.

    BB
    BinaryBillTheSailor@Sea++.com, Jul 5, 2003
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