Will I See You In Court? DPP Article Discusses Infringement Disputes
Check out the article by Attorney Samuel Lewis in this month’s issue of Digital Photo Pro. Mr. Lewis discusses the pros and cons of copyright infringement lawsuits and various strategies to defend your work.
Note that the minumum that a court may award for innocent infringement is $200 (and $0 for innocent infringers who are employees or agents of a nonprofit educational institution, library, or archives acting within the scope of his or her employment). See the complete statute at 17 USC 504(c)(2). Further, the title of the Internet article (“Copyright Your Images”) is different than the print version and is misleading. Compare the difference between “copyrighting” vs. “registering” your photos in my previous blog.Check Photo Attorney on Lynda.com, in the Lynda.com Article Center, and on Twitter!