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April 2017

A Crash Course in Copyright (as it relates to marketing) for Cannabis Entrepreneurs… Part II of the Series.

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Here is Part II of A Crash Course in Copyright (as it relates to marketing) for Cannabis Entrepreneurs. Again, my disclaimer: I’m not an attorney. This series of articles is simply what I’ve learned and experienced.   What Constitutes Copyright Infringement?   In Part I we discussed a little about infringement within the cannabis industry. So, what constitutes copyright infringement? It’s easier to do than you think, and you probably do it all the time without knowing. It used to be hard to make a copy. Y[...]

A Crash Course in Copyright (as it relates to marketing) for Cannabis Entrepreneurs

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I am not an attorney. Even if I were, this would not constitute legal advice. I am reasonably sure, and have gone and checked myself to make sure I’m giving you good information, but it’s no substitute for talking to your own attorney as needed.   What is a Copyright? All right, let’s start with the basics. What is a copyright? Copyright is a form of legal protection provided to the creators of original works of authorship. That doesn’t just mean “written” when they use that term, “authorship.” It app[...]