Legal Glossary

Definition of Copyright Disclaimer

Websites and online content often carry a copyright disclaimer to inform visitors that the content is covered by copyright law.

The website and its contents are the owner's property, and all other rights are reserved, according to an usual disclaimer.

It serves as a warning to anyone who might be considering violating the copyright that they might be subject to legal action if they do.

An agreement defining what users are permitted and not permitted to do with the site's content may be included in the copyright disclaimer.

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