Posts Tagged ‘Copyright Infringment’

Court: Inmate Cannot Sue U.S. for Copyright Infringement

A federal inmate who copyrighted a calendar he produced while performing graphic-art labor as part of his 17-year-bank robbery sentence cannot collect the $500,000 he says his product is worth, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday. The courts routinely dismiss copyright infringement cases against the United States brought by federal employees who developed products as […]