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  • The best things in life are copyrighted

    Posted on March 1st, 2021 at 01:04 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge


    LEGAL BRIEF

    The best things in life are copyrighted

    By Max Stul Oppenheimer, Esq.

    At least on the Web.

    Even though there is a sea of material there for almost effortless copying, nearly everything on the Internet is subject to copyright law. And the purpose of copyright law is specifically to protect the creators of copyrighted works from unauthorized copying.

    Here’s the problem that intellectual property law is designed to solve. Innovation is a gamble. It takes time, effort, and money to develop something new, and it is hard to predict whether the gamble will pay off or not.

    Read the full story in AskWoody Plus Newsletter 18.8.0 (2021-03-01).