On 5/19/2010 4:08 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> If there is a bogeyman in this discussion (and I'm not sure there is) ,
> direct such bogeyman
> anger to Heathkit not the current owner. I saw the auction where Heath sold
> this stuff, and
> they marketed their manuals as product with republication rights. In our
> idyllic world where
> we all give away the fruits of our labor, it was Heaths ball to give
> away...and they didn't .
> They auctioned their manuals with the explicit statement of owning
> republication rights.
Which they can do. Heirs may not leave/will the rights to some one else.
> We armchair lawyers can debate the validity of that claim, but until someone
> ponies up the
> bucks to hire attorneys, it's all just hot air.
> John K5MO
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