[thelist] Is a copyright statement required?

Shoshannah Forbes xslf at xslf.com
Sat May 11 12:45:01 CDT 2002

First- IANAL.
IF I remember correctly, the work is still copyrighted even without  a
However, I having one helps:
a. prevent small time theft from naive (or wanna be naive) people.
b. helps establish when the work was published, thus making it easer to
determine who came first (i.e., who copied from who)

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Kaulback" <pkaulbak at idirect.ca>
To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org>
Sent: Saturday, May 11, 2002 5:42 PM
Subject: [thelist] Is a copyright statement required?

> My last post of a possible site copy introduced other niggling concerns.
> One being that a web designer does have copyright over their design I
> but if the site owner does not mention copyright anywhere within the site
> or it's underlying code, what then?
> Lost in copyright lands....
> Peter Kaulback

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