What happens if someone breaks a copyright law?

Answer On One Hand: Monetary Penalties and ImprisonmentWhen a person illegally copies a copyrighted work, the owner of the work can sue for damages. Damages include lost profit due to the copyright infrin... Read More »

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Do all items have to have the copyright logo to be considered a copyright?

Under U.S. law, copyright protection attaches automatically when a work is created. Use of the © symbol has not been required since 1989. Using the copyright symbol can be beneficial, however, bec... Read More »

Why are commercial breaks during TV movies much longer than regular commercial breaks?

One reason is probably because you are watching a movie and not a tv show so the programming people know you are going to keep watching the movie. I like to use those commercials to get popcorn, or... Read More »

Does an item need to have the copyright logo to be considered a copyright item?

According to the U.S. Copyright Office, a work no longer needs the copyright symbol to be considered a copyrighted work. The United States dropped the old rule in 1989 to fit the requirements of th... Read More »

What do you do hen your fingernail breaks?

Good news! you can do several things. Really, it;s up to you.1.) Visit the ER and they'll numb your hand and pull the nail off [you won't feel ANYTHING!] and then it'll grow back normally. [total ... Read More »