Asked in Mobile Phones, Law & Legal Issues, iPhone, iPod
Is it illegal to copy or rip movies for private use?
Making a copy of a movie that you own is not illegal. To give or sell it to someone else is. To make a copy of someone else's movie is illegal. Basically, if you make copy to avoid paying for the movie, it is illegal. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues
If you make a copy of a DVD that you purchased and then sell it is that considered legal?
If you buy a DVD, copy it, and then sell it, the DVD is now called a pirated DVD. This is illegal! ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues
If you are downloading films from a free site just to watch and not to sell as pirate copies is it still illegal?
Yes, it is still illegal. You are 'stealing' the film. The owners have lost the opportunity to sell you a movie ticket or a copy of the DVD. One of the rights of the copyright holder is that they get to determine how and when their material is distributed. ...
Asked in Yu-Gi-Oh
Is it legal to copy Yu-Gi-Oh cards?
No, it has copyright. So it is not legal to sell them and make profit, but i think you can copy them for your own use, like make your own or copy a really good card in prep for a duel, so yeah. But if you make a copy to sell that is illegal. ...
Is it illegal to lend spore to a friend and then the friend downloads it?
no you legally bought it, as long as you don't copy it and sell it you won't get in trouble ...
Is it illegal to sell a printed copy of Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer how much would it cost if its not answer me at skubydu909 at my MySpace website?
It is illegal, because she is the owner of it. Stephenie Meyer has the copyright... ...
Asked in Wheel of Fortune
Is there any way to purchase a copy of a past episode of Wheel of Fortune?
No unless you can find someone who recorded the show and get them to sell an illegal copy. If you had a very good reason for wanting a copy (for example you were a contestant) you might be able ...
Asked in Movies, Copyright Law
Are you allowed to give a copy of a movie to someone for free if you have bought a legal copy?
No; the act of duplication is infringement, regardless of whether you sell it or give it away. ...
Asked in DVD Players, CD and DVD Drives
Can you copy your DVD?
Yes and No . If you purchased the DVD you can legally make a copy of it for your own use in the event that the original is destroyed/lost. If you are making a copy to give to someone else, then that is illegal. If you are making a copy to sell, you are going to get a $250,000 fine and time in an orange jump suit. ...
Is to illegal to burn DVDs?
No, as long as the copy you are making is for your own use. It is only illegal to burn dvd's and sell them to make a profit. If you are using them for your personal use (like watching them at home), it is legal. ...
How am I infringing on copyright laws if I'm selling an item on eBay?
If what you're offering to sell on eBay (or anywhere else) is an unlawfully made copy of copyrighted materials, then offering to sell it is an infringement of the copyright owner's exclusive right to sell copies to the public. The so-called "first sale doctrine" (e.g., in the USA, 17 USC 109) does not apply to illegal copies. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues, International Laws
When is it illegal and when is it legal to copy a CD?
If you have purchased the original CD it is legal to make copies for personal use like say put a copy in your car so you can keep the original from getting damaged. It is illegal to give or sell copies of original CD's without explicit permission on the owner. ...
Asked in Alcoholic Beverages
Is it illegal to sell alcohol to a known alcoholic?
It is not illegal to sell alcohol to a known alcoholic. However, in some places it is illegal to sell alcohol to somebody who is already intoxicated. ...