(OT) - Major Blow to Copyleft Theory

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Wed Aug 29 19:48:45 UTC 2007

Chris Travers wrote:

> 2)  Since screen output alteration can create a derivative work, isn't
> it possible that applications communicating using, say, SOAP could
> create an unauthorized derivative work of, say, screen output?

I don't think what's on the screen is copyrightable, since it isn't yet
"fixed in any tangible medium of expression".

Matt Flaschen

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