"Companies have a Legal Structure, management is bound to comply, this to avoid legal challenges.
Home Biz owners, unless exposed to a Company type of discipline , would not dwell on the legal rights of the owners of printed matter (Photographic…"
"Madelyn, in today's environment, you can do 3 things.
1) Ask the Web owner to respect your rights(providing you labeled your article, Web Page "Copy Right", Go to my site, http://ecolodgeregister.com and see how I handled the Copyright Issue)
"You'll be surprised at how little your content is worth in the eyes of the law. There is no big payday in recovering it with damages. The best you can hope for is fair value. An image will be adjudged to be worth what comparable images are worth.…"
"Send them a Cease and Desist e-mail and letter (by some method you could track delivery, if you can get a mailing address). Complain to their ISP that they're stealing content and, if that doesn't work, consult an attorney. Here is a link to an…"
"I have this happen constantly, and have had mixed results with requesting that I either be reimbursed for the use of my work, or that it be removed immediately. I've had several unethical website publishers actually argue with me, stating that they…"
"I would be cool in writing them (it's my new resolve to try not to be too brutal, besides they won't let me bring back the public stocks and lashings) to say this is copyrighted material and presenting them with a bill. I would suggest the next time…"
"Hi I have had this happen with photos before. If you email them and ask them to remove the article/photos any reputable company will comply. You might also want to insert a all rights reserved or copyright notice on all of your work. There is a also…"
"The first thing you should do is get the e-mail address (?) for the owner of the site and send them a request they either remove the offending material or reduce it to a paragraph, linking back to your site giving you credit in the process. Make…"
" This happens frequently. If you join a group like SPJ or writers union , they fight for your rights by drafting legislation to impose penalties. Unfortunately this would only apply to those governed by American courts at present. Write to site…"
"I car about how the car functions, not what is under the hood. Is there enough room for my purse in glove box?
Is there room in trunk for all my stuff?
My car site, www.carladynews.com has been featured in Dallas Morning News, LA Times and Detroit…"
"I had the very lucky experience of being bumped three times on my way home for a press trip. I have $750 in vouchers. I hope this happens to me again.
Any suggestions for people who WANT TO BE BUMPED, AND WOULD BE THRILLED TO GIVE UP THEIR SEAT FOR…"