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Wow. this is amazing. Alex. An image of mine was used

Wow. this is amazing. Hi Alex. An image of mine was used without my consent and I've approached the corporation. They haven't admitted guilt but have asked that I "quantify" the damage caused. I am not sure where to beginJA: What written documentation do you have?Customer: the copyright agreement between myself and the photographer...and the emails from the corporationJA: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?Customer: yes. I've spoken to a local attorney. that's how I got the response from the corporation. its just the quantification part that's trick now. to your second question- nothing has been filed in courtJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I am looking to form LLC using one name and have other

Hello My name is Avenda and I am looking to form LLC using one name and have other catergories under it. THe LLC would be the brand name and under the brand will have other things associated. Can i do this? Or will i have to have different company names under the brand name?JA: What written documentation do you have?Customer: I do not have any written documentationJA: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?Customer: no no yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: yes the tademark is almost done and i have found similar names but the business are different. Can i still use the name for my trade mark

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There are people, who slipped my findings (in plasma

There are people, who slipped my findings (in plasma research) in their work and got benefited from it publishing fundamental work (group A). Other groups (group B), who I have also talked and said that my physics was important in their Government funded models, included major finding of my work in their numerical works and when I complained, now I see that they are referencing the work of people from group A.Both these groups get money from NASA, NSF, etc., i.e. Governmental Sources. Most of my work was done on my own time, and despite numerous attempts - I never got funded (well, money was going to those thieves) and now the situation is like in my letter to Senate and Congress Committee:https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/letter-sent-us-senators-members-committee-science-kaghashvili-phd-?trk=mp-reader-cardSo, my question is what can I do legally? There are many groups who I talked and all of them thought that they took nothing important from me, as one Professor wrote to me:"My apologies if we omitted your reference — can you send me the citation info? (I saw the hyperlink to linked-in in your message, but I'm looking for the bibliographic citation, something I can put in future papers.) Our model is super-simple — we neglect density fluctuations and background-density variations perpendicular to the background field, as well as all compressive fluctuations and kinetic effects. This may be why we are not including the waves you're describing. I saw that you wrote to Bart and me as well separately, but the same comment about the super-simple model (no density fluctuations or compressions) applies there as well."Both groups knew my work, their work includes my important findings, and I am not sure NASA, NSF (I wrote them several times), or other funding agency will easily confess that they made mistakes form 7-8 years now.All these research was done on my own time, while having a day-job on Gov. project hoping that one of my grants might be awarded since 2007!? I spent many hours of my family time, twice were very close for family of four to be separated because my spouse felt, and I agree with her, that I was spending too much family time on that. But now I know that I never had a chance, people I spoke since 2008-2009 (Univ. Professors, high-ranked NASA scientist, etc.) were taking my major finding and including in the work, and then they were rewarding even more, etc.So, what is that I can do?

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Information about the I.T Production, LLC copyright

Information about the I.T Production, LLC copyright infringement.JA: What written documentation do you have?Customer: Letter from Comcast , Ref: I.T. Production, LLC v. DOES I - 20JA: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?Customer: No and I don't know.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I haven't a clue.

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I received notice of copyright infringement from an

I received notice of copyright infringement from an pornographic website that I once subscribed to in 2011. The claim is that I uploaded their property to a torrent site. (I do not even know how to do that.) I was offered a $12,500 settlement offer to make it go away. If I do not settle, I will be subpoenaed to Chicago. I am a 68 year old man who could care less if anyone knows I watch porn. However, I live on $2,000 per month in Social Security and am battling colon cancer. What should I do?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the subpoena was issued in?Customer: Illinois.JA: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?Customer: No. I only received the notice on Friday. (I have two weeks to settle.)JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I live in San Francisco and cannot afford to go to Chicago.

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I am an astrologer (and very successful, 30 years,

I am an astrologer (and very successful, 30 years, specializing in location). A guy has posted my reading on YouTube and is mocking it. I talk about the situation here: www.PaulDiCocco.com. I got YouTube to delete the video claiming copyright infringement. He made an appeal and says he owns the copyright on my reading, and got it put back up. One detail of the case is that the guy was refunded by me, when he claimed to be unhappy with his move to California. (He paid for nothing.) YouTube says I have to have filed an injunction regarding copyright to take the video down again. I don't know where to start. Do I need to file it in a California court? (He is in El Cerrito, CA, Google is in Calif.) Or am I supposed to file it in my town of Missoula, Montana? I would consider getting a lawyer to help with this. I want the video taken down. Do you think I am correct in stating I am the owner of copyright of my own voice and astrological reading? (Even though he originally paid for it, though was refunded.)

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We found our Published ,Copyrighted song playing on iTunes

We found our Published ,Copyrighted song playing on iTunes lat yer and allowed whomever loaded it into the music salles site to continue . we are now interseted in cousel on hoew to persue infringment?JA: What written documentation do you have?Customer: All requred documents are in our possesionJA: Have you talked to a local attorney? Has anything been filed in court?Customer: Not at thios time we wanted the thief to make moneyJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: we own all the rights to the publishing and music

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I have this campain on kickstarter i launched 2 days ago my

I have this campain on kickstarter i launched 2 days ago https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1019999024/tubgenie-the-tub-stopper-strainer-hair-catcher-com?ref=user_menu my product is a bath tub stopper and strainer . The inventors on tubshroom contacted me asking me to take down my campain becoz i copied their product. the tubshroom is a strainer /hair catcher and is not a stopper . what should i do here is thier website www.tubshroom.com

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When using vocalists and musicians to record a song I wrote,

When using vocalists and musicians to record a song I wrote, do I need some kind of memorandum of agreement that affirms I am the sole owner of the copyright of the music and lyrics of the song?

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