Competition is Good, Copying is Bad

Written by S. Housley

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What is Next? If you feel your copyright has, in fact, been violated there are a number of steps that you can take. Contacting third party service providers is a good starting point. Make a list ofrepparttar providers with whom you can contact to reportrepparttar 148973 violations.

1. Hosting 2. Online Ordering 3. If Software, Download Sites 4. Associations or Organizations

Aside from service providers, consider using existing relationships with parties who have a mutual interest or relationship withrepparttar 148974 other party. Often, knowing key people can result in a rapid response and increased dialogue withrepparttar 148975 purported offender.

Send simultaneous emails to each ofrepparttar 148976 parties identified. Include details ofrepparttar 148977 violation; using a PDF that displays screen captures or copies of text violations with website pointers is helpful. Inrepparttar 148978 email, explainrepparttar 148979 action you wish to occur. If you wantrepparttar 148980 web host to removerepparttar 148981 website, say so. Also, ask that they keep you apprised ofrepparttar 148982 situation.

In most cases you will receive responses from webhosts or registration services that require you to provide additional details so thatrepparttar 148983 infringement can be investigated. It may seem obvious torepparttar 148984 copyright holder, butrepparttar 148985 web hosts typically have a contractual agreement with their clients and are legally obligated to research any infringements before removing hosting or registration services.

Send a Cease and Desist letter and an email detailing that a copyright has been violated, include a reasonable deadline by whichrepparttar 148986 offending copy or application should be removed. It is not necessary to providerepparttar 148987 offenderrepparttar 148988 details ofrepparttar 148989 violation, as it is likely they are already aware ofrepparttar 148990 offenses that have occurred. These actions will generally open a dialogue withrepparttar 148991 offender. Ifrepparttar 148992 offender ignores requests to removerepparttar 148993 material that infringes on your copyright, pursue action with third party services. This will likely getrepparttar 148994 offender's attention.

Artists, developers, and writers all work hard to create unique material and copyrights should be respected by all.

About the Author: Sharon Housley manages marketing for FeedForAll software for creating, editing, publishing RSS feeds and podcasts. In addition Sharon manages marketing for NotePage a wireless text messaging software company.

Work Choices For Retirees

Written by C. Mazza

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As medical advances have effectively extended life expectance letting seniors live healthier and more active lives, a significant number of retirees become restless months, even years after leaving their adult life jobs. A large number of seniors are looking for activities that permit interaction, use of their skills and expertise, withrepparttar added bonus of some extra cash. A portion ofrepparttar 148639 book proceeds will be donated torepparttar 148640 Arthritis Foundation, an agency increasingrepparttar 148641 awareness of what sometimes can be a very debilitating disease for seniors. For more information contact: SeniorsCanWork P.O. Box 690 Upton, MA 01568


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