Re: updating copyright notice date ranges

Subject: Re: updating copyright notice date ranges
From: Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 04 Jan 2012 17:30:07 -0800

On 1/4/2012 5:08 PM, Robert Lauriston wrote:

One reason to use both might be that the symbol does not exist in all
character sets and sometimes gets munged beyond recognition.

I had not considered that, but if the document is intended for an international audience and it is a copy, then the symbol should be there, since neither the word nor its accepted abbreviation will offer the protection.

The main
point of a copyright notice these days is to put people on notice that
you intend to enforce your rights.

This is true.


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References:
RE: updating copyright notice date ranges: From: Dan Goldstein
Re: updating copyright notice date ranges: From: Lauren
Re: updating copyright notice date ranges: From: Tony Chung
Re: updating copyright notice date ranges: From: Lauren

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