Public domain

The user does not have to seek permission to copy, present or perform the work, but does have to pay the fee. Barrie the play Peter Pan, or the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up and the novel Peter and Wendy in the United Kingdom, it was granted a special exception under the Copyright, Designs, and Patents Act Schedule 6 [38] that requires royalties to be paid for commercial performances, publications and broadcasts of the story of Peter Pan within the UK, as long as Great Ormond Street Hospital to whom Barrie gave the copyright continues to exist.

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Can I Quote You? Public Domain and Internet Forums, Bulletin Boards, etc.

Intellectual property activism. Find all threads started by Rose Queen. Archived from the original on 7 November If you find the book listed as renewed in one of these TIFs, then it's not in the public domain.

So there are four pages total to download they are in TIF format, so you can't view them in your browser, you need to download them to your hard drive and use a image editor to view them. Use common sense and do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Wikiquote:Limits on quotations

Copyrighted files at this site Some texts are copyrighted but released by their copyright holders for non-commercial use. Oct Posts: And, if the work is a work for hire, or anonymous or pseudonymous, the term of protection is the shorter of 95 years from first publication, or years from the date of creation.

Copyright Office Circular 3, Government works, ii state judicial opinions, iii legislative enactments, and other official documents, iv unadorned ideas and facts, v blank forms, vi short phrases, vii names, titles and slogans, viii extemporaneous speeches, and ix standard plots and stock characters. Copyrights This page is a 'plain English' explanation of the copyright issues at this site.

Anything prior to inclusive i.

Pages consisting only of unsourced quotes are nominated for deletion. If you want to get a conclusive determination, I recommend that you contact Thompson and Thompson, , a legal firm in Washington DC which specializes in intellectual property.

Are quotes from famous deceased people copyrighted? - WetCanvas

Archived from the original on 26 September If it was published mids to and not listed here at all then it's probably public domain. However, translations or new formulations of these works may be copyrighted in themselves.

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Can I Quote You? Public Domain and Internet Forums, Bulletin Boards, etc.

Find all posts by Rose Queen. Although a work may be in the public domain in the United States, it may still be protected in other countries. Under the new law, any work published in which would have otherwise fallen into the public domain on January 1, , will now be protected until January 1, In most countries the term of protection of copyright lasts until January first, 70 years after the death of the latest living author.