RE: RARA-AVIS: paperbacks to poster

From: Ron Clinton (
Date: 24 Jul 2010

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    > Book covers? Book covers are _not_ copyrightable. Period.

    The artist(s) who painted the cover(s) might differ on that point. Or not.
    > Even if a book cover has a logo on it, you can argue fair use, if you are
    > an entire cover of which the logo is simply a part.

    You can argue all you want, I'm afraid, but Kinko's won't do it...not the ones I've been to, anyhow. Those clerks making $10/hour aren't any more versed in the law than most of us, and if corporate policy says they don't it, they don't it.

    Ron C.

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