Electronic publishing

Frank Goodridge FG1 at BOLTON.AC.UK
Mon Apr 22 19:04:11 CDT 1996

>Curtis Clark wrote:

>No, simple publication establishes copyright, although explicitly declaring
>it is desirable. However, in the United States, unless you've *registered* a
>copyright, you can't sue for damages, no matter how many sealed envelopes
>you have. (Note: I am not an attorney, even though sometimes I act like one
>when the arguments turn to nomenclature.  This information is based on my
If you look up the following URL


there is an, apparently,detailed review of current position re. copyright on
the Net.

I got the URL from David Hewsons piece in the (UK) Sunday Times for 21 April

Frank Goodridge
Bolton Institute
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Tel: 01204 528851
Internet: FG1 at BOLTON.AC.UK

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