Don't Get Cooks-Sourced: What Bloggers Need to Know About Copyright Law

If you’ve spent any time in the blogosphere over the last 48 hours, you know that Cook's Source magazine is taking some serious heat for contending that publishers can lift copyrighted material without consequence. The brouhaha erupted yesterday after Judith Griggs, editor of Cook's Source magazine, allegedly told a blogger that copyrighted content doesn’t qualify for protection if it’s published on the Internet. (Later reports suggest that a “flame-fanner” may have co-opted Griggs’s persona, adding fuel to the controversy.) ...more

I do have a copyright notice on my blog but I have had some of my popular blog posts illicitly ...more