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Q: I want to use a religious symbol I found online for a poster. Are religious symbols free of copyright?

The poster is for free meditation classes offered by a 501 c 3 only.

Will Blackton
Will Blackton answered on May 21, 2017

Religious symbols are not necessarily free of copyright protection. If the image you found online was created by an artist, and has some very minimal level of creativity applied to the work, that artist was granted copyright protection, even if the underlying symbol is in the public domain or... Read more »

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Q: Copy right infringement I let somebody copy the video and they put on facebook

This information out on facebook may stop a real estate sale. I am a photographer and I did not give her permission to put on facebook.

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Jul 31, 2015

Hard to say what's going on. Did the person violate the terms of a limited copyright license? A copyright lawyer can assist?

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