Authors Against Piracy – A Quick To Do List

Copyright infringement and piracy of creative content is running rampant. We, as creators, can’t sit back and wait for someone else to pursue recourse and defend our rights.

In this video, intellectual property attorney – Rachel Brenke – shares the legal tools to put into place, options WHEN infringement or piracy happens and strategy options for when measures may fail.

Tools include: understanding common law copyrights, registration of copyrights, leveraging federal trademark registrations.

Legal recourse includes: sending DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) take downs, lawyer-drafted take down notices, and federal lawsuits.

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