What is "Copyright?"
Copyright is a legal right created by the U.S. Copyright Act, (United States Code, Title 17) that grants the creator of an original work, exclusive rights to its use and distribution. Some of those exclusive rights include:
- To reproduce the work in copies
- To prepare derivative works based upon the work
- To distribute copies of the work to the public by sale or other transfer of ownership, or by rental, lease, or lending
- To display the work publicly
See the US Copyright Office, www.copyright.gov, for more information.
Robinette Apelgren legally owns and reserves all rights to her intellectual property, which is registered with the US Copyright Office.
Federal and international copyright laws strictly prohibit reproduction, of any kind, without prior written authorization.
If you own a print or an original work of art, you own just that. You do not also own the license, nor do you possess the right, to reproduce, or copy, Robinette Apelgren’s copyrighted work in any way.
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