[cc-licenses] Advertising issues

Evan Prodromou evan at bad.dynu.ca
Tue Jan 10 03:25:04 EST 2006


On Sat, 2006-07-01 at 18:40 +0100, Bruno (Nessuno) wrote: 
> What if I put a photo released under the Noncommerciale licenses on my
> website where also ad-banners are visibile (eg GoogleAdsense)? Do I
> infringe the copyright in this case? 

It seems to me that the Work is being distributed for commercial
advantage (ad revenue). So, yes, you are violating the license.

> And what if a commercial (ad based) tv broadcaster use the same photo
> (or video also released under the noncommercial license) inside a tv
> program? Do they infringe the copyright?

Again, the work is being distributed for commercial advantage. So, yes.

~ESP




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