Re: Naively looking for 'Pavic Tales'

From: DanR <justrabbits_at_vwTIyhu8X5BzidZdDuXvhvtEp3OCXSHO_fj5FHTN6L121a1Zpq3tKkLQuA-a8E5g>
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2008 09:35:05 -0700 (PDT)

>> Having seen plenty of online communities come to pieces of [copyright disputes], I'd much rather it didn't happen here.

Wisely said.

That was my first point - copyright law is just too complex for us to easily agree on what applies here and what doesn't - and I drifted. Best to leave it be.


> The length of time that a copyright applies after the commercial life of a piece, or the life of its author, varies with the kind of work and even when it was completed. When a copyright is owned by a defunct corporation, or an active one that may have abandoned it, it becomes even more complicated.

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