Why hasn't CBS or Paramount just taken over a fan series or two?

Discussion in 'Future of Trek' started by Ketrick, Jul 5, 2013.

  1. chardman

    chardman Vice Admiral Admiral

    Sep 5, 2001
    The home of GenCon
    No. This is completely wrong. A copyright need not be defended to remain in force. Trademarks, on the other hand, require enforcement to remain in force, but copyright enforcement can be as inconsistent and willy-nilly as the copyright holder chooses, without endangering those rights.

    Here's a good source about Copyright myths. (See section 5) LINK