Re: Re: Re: Copyright and USENET
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslander on May 15, 2000 at 05:04:36:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Copyright and USENET posted by Frank Oquendo on May 13, 2000 at 08:14:14:
: : You have asked enough to get a treatise in response and what you have said can't be clearly answered particularly without detailed legal and factual analysis.
: : There seem to be red flags of danger, small chance of being caught and limits on enforceability, at this point.
: : It's stuff like this that makes lawyers hated and rich. Once caught in a matter like this it could be expensive even if there is no liability. The law itself is like a hologram, depending where you stand.
: : M. Arthur Auslander
: Excuse my impetuousness but huh? There was not one shred of answer in your reply. Since this seems to be a thorny question, would you at least be willing to commit to perpetuity the addresses of sites that deal specifically with established copyright law and USENET?
The short unresearched answer is that it looks to me like it is all infringement even with your attempt at mitigation.
M. Arthur Auslander
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