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by WatchingPlanes
Fri Sep 07, 2012 8:55 am
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: Copyright infringement Help and Advice needed!
Replies: 9
Views: 8576

Yeah, great stuff - there is justice!
by WatchingPlanes
Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:01 am
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: another David & Goliath story
Replies: 6
Views: 6165

I found this very useful when considering what is libelous or defamatory. http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/collective/A1183394 especially this bit 5. Defences against libel The law lays down a number of ways in which defamatory publications may be defended. If the defences succeed, the publisher wins. But i...
by WatchingPlanes
Mon Sep 03, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: Copyright infringement Help and Advice needed!
Replies: 9
Views: 8576

Thanks Andy, very intersting and encouraging that in the face of evidence justice can actually prevail against the Big Boys. Matt - I'll pm you with my email. Send me one and I'll reply with a powerpoint containing stills from the two videos and a summary of the story. I'll also send links to the or...
by WatchingPlanes
Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:52 am
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: Copyright infringement Help and Advice needed!
Replies: 9
Views: 8576

hi Matt, good luck with this. If you find a lawyer I wouldn't mind the contact if possible since no-one I've contacted is willing to comment on my case (previous post). I need to make sure exactly what I can say without being sued by the artist who copied my work. Reality is all I can do is tell the...
by WatchingPlanes
Mon Jul 23, 2012 3:19 pm
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: another David & Goliath story
Replies: 6
Views: 6165

Isn't fair use a defence and by default

I mean Fair Dealing of course.
by WatchingPlanes
Thu Jul 19, 2012 10:34 am
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: another David & Goliath story
Replies: 6
Views: 6165

Thanks Andy, that's a big help and a big relief to have some advice at last - I've been worrying about this for months. My musician/lawyer mate's wife actually teaches copyright law and she wouldn't help, so I've been pretty desperate and alone in this. I doubt whether the artist will acknowledge be...
by WatchingPlanes
Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: Copyright Infringement
Topic: another David & Goliath story
Replies: 6
Views: 6165

another David & Goliath story

Hi there, I’m so glad I found this forum, just looking through the responses the quality of advice is fantastic. I’ve barely been on a forum before actually but have just been asked to help with one being set up for sleep apnoea – basically the neurological kind, because there’s no help out there ri...