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rwahlgren



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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2007 22:14    Post subject: Copyright's Reply with quote

So how long do they last? And how do you know if they are still in effect?
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kmccutcheon



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PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2007 05:51    Post subject: Reply with quote

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So how long do they last?

It depends on when and where the work was created, published or registered. Please see
http://www.copyright.gov/circs/circ15a.html


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And how do you know if they are still in effect?

You have to search (or pay someone to search) the Copyright Office records. The following includes information on how to do the search:
http://www.copyright.gov/circs/circ1.html
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 09, 2009 19:22    Post subject: Reply with quote

Having been in the magazine editing and publishing business for 30 years, I often ran into old photographs or articles that I wanted to reproduce. Even when the copyright has expired, it is only common courtesy to contact the writer or photographer for permission. Stories and photographs were often sold for one-time use only, the original rights remaining with the creator. A diligent search (via the creator or the publisher) will usually turn up some connection. If not, you can opt to proceed at your own risk, but...

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