How can you use content created by other people like photos, videos, music, or text (third-party content) the right way in your business? Learn all about fair use and how to stay out of legal hot water with copyrights and trademarks.
- What’s in the public domain?
- Ask permission - the safest bet
- Using other people’s content on social media (re-pinning, re-posting, re-gramming)
- Copyright fair use - there is no magic % you can change and be safe
- Trademarks - rules for selling things made with licensed fabric, plus can you use college sports and NFL logos, movie and book titles and characters, quotes and song lyrics?
KEY TAKEAWAY: If you don’t have permission, you’re probably infringing. Create your own stuff or get permission (in writing!) or risk getting a nasty letter or being sued.
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This podcast is information not legal advice specific to your situation.