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So you have used a photo you found on the internet...

Postby atticus » Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:50 pm

... And now the copyright owner is demanding lots of money.

If so, read this case.

A copyright holding company that turned down an offer of £250 and sued did not come out of the case well.
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Re: So you have used a photo you found on the internet...

Postby dls » Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:43 pm

Properly fascinating - this is a topic I have discussed elsewhere.

There must however be caution. It is a good example of how such cases might turn out, but only slight fcatual differences in such cases can affect the outcomes substantially.
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