Monday 18 August 2008

Legal Issues; Copyleft / Copyright notice

Legal Issues; Copyleft / Copyright notice:

* We sometimes use copyrighted materials in the course of our discussions and exchanges. These materials are distributed in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 without profit, to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research, educational, and religious purposes.

* The copyrights of any materials produced and published here by members or visitors of Cyprus Indymedia, either individually or collectively, belong to the authors. Any profit- oriented use of those materials without the express permission of the author, is illegal. We encourage the free distribution of these materials, especially in the context of the activities and communications of the global liberation movement.

* Both of the above statements are covered and protected by the Constitution of the Republic of Cyprus; by International laws and treaties signed by the Republic; by current legislation governing copyrights; and by the legal precedents created by past Court decisions, including our own successful lawsuit in Court against an attempt to violate these rights by a large local corporation which owns and operates tv, magazine, and radio publishing enterprises.

Cyprus IndyMedia Collective


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