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Post by Adam360 on 23.04.11 21:58

Am i allowed to stream a video which I have bought to my registered users?

I have paid for the video...


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Post by Sanket on 24.04.11 13:29

Paid for the video in terms to distribute it by streaming? Or just to view it yourself?
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Post by Adam360 on 25.04.11 2:31

I have bought the DVD, can I stream it to my registered users?

I'm not 100% sure on things when it comes to Copyright and Permissions of stuff like this...
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Post by Sanket on 25.04.11 12:16

Nopes, definitely not. DVD's bought are for your viewing. You cannot distribute it, unless you have the license along with it to distribute the content.
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Post by Adam360 on 26.04.11 3:21

Okay thanks,

where can I get a license? I really have a good idea for my website =]

And, are they expensive?
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Post by Darren1 on 26.04.11 3:36

Hi,

To get a license, you need to contact the distributor, and get their explicit written permission, which generally incurs a charge, which can be well into the hundreds of dollars.

For example, in terms of a game, if I brought a game from Sony Online, I would have to contact ActiVision to get authority to distribute it.
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Post by Adam360 on 26.04.11 18:31

Okay, thanks alot

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Post by Base on 26.04.11 19:00

Since this problem has been solved, I will now lock this topic.

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