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somebody stole a picture; not sure what to do
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(Apr 24, 2017, 17:02)EnglishBob Wrote: I did, the use was in a video, education exemption did not apply.

(Apr 25, 2017, 03:04)GrahamS Wrote: The blatant use of any image taken from the internet for any purpose whatsoever without the permission of the copyright owner is unacceptable.  Period.
If not formally copyrighted, and you upload into the internet "cloud" you've donated your image to the public domain.

http://copyright.cornell.edu/resources/d...n_Tree.pdf

It is however, gracious, but not legally required to acknowledge the artist.  

I'd suggest the torts and common law precedents are pretty clear on all this.
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RE: somebody stole a picture; not sure what to do - by WDHewson - Apr 25, 2017, 06:53

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