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08-22-2005, 10:56 PM
What are the damages for an infringement? What constitutes an Infringement of a Copyright? :confused:

08-23-2005, 05:09 AM
In the US I believe its $25,000 per incident plus any economic damages.

Copyright infringement is when you copy or make a derivative work from something you do not have the rights to.

08-23-2005, 08:07 AM
The copyright has to be registered to recieve statutory damages otherwise it is just the actual loss incurred from infrindgement. If registered its up to $150,000 plus attorney fees.