Copyright Trolls Update

A previous article discussed how Getty Images, Inc. and other image licensing companies routinely send out demand letters claiming copyright infringement based on a one-time or accidental use of an image in a blog or other online forum.     If you are the recipient of such a letter, the first thing to check is… Continue reading Copyright Trolls Update

Copyright Protection May Be Available for Professional Engineering Plans

Professional engineers (PEs) often work as consultants, rather than employees.  If a PE is an employee, then his or her work product will most likely be owned by the employer.  If the PE is working as a consultant, there may be a question of who owns the plans. Often PEs think that their PE stamp… Continue reading Copyright Protection May Be Available for Professional Engineering Plans