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I am opening a website based in france. The website is

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Hi. I am opening a website based in france. The website is selling vintage and antique French items. I would like to add a recipe page to my website. Would it be alright to add recipes from recipe books? or do I need to get permission from publisher etc? copy right laws etc? or would it be ok to just say that the recipe comes from a friend?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: French Law
Expert:  T Perrin C replied 2 years ago.
You need permission from both the publisher and the authors (and photographers if applicable). If you duplicate anything from a book without proper permission, you are likely to face criminal prosecution.