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History of Copyright Symbol

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If you are interested in the history of the copyright symbol Jonathan Bailey of Plagiarism Today has put together an article explaining the history of this internationally recognized symbol:
...the copyright symbol is everywhere. and we see it hundreds of times a day, usually without thinking about it.

But where did the copyright symbol come from and how did it get started?...
The History of the Copyright Symbol


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As archaic as it is, copyrights still begin with the originator. Symbol declaration or not, the creator is the original rights holder.


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mtf wrote: Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:03 am As archaic as it is, copyrights still begin with the originator. Symbol declaration or not, the creator is the original rights holder.
I believe it is like that in many countries including here in Denmark, but of course i am no lawyer.

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mtf wrote: Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:03 am As archaic as it is, copyrights still begin with the originator. Symbol declaration or not, the creator is the original rights holder.
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