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Subject: So, this means I can name and shame the guilty party, in this case the TC aka client? She might think she can get awaay with this, because she is a TC.


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Date Posted: Tuesday, March 15, 06:04:56pm
In reply to: Former attorney. 's message, "Atually you can copyright designs, but it is expensive, takes time, and the amount you can recover if you "prosecute" is not enough to make it worth it for one dress design. The only thing stopping everyone from making copies is their integrity and the fear of losing their good name. Your best form of restitution is name and shame in hopes they won't do it again, but I wouldn't do that before contacting the dm first to allow for an explanation." on Tuesday, March 15, 10:58:57am


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Legally, as long as what you are saying is true, then there is nothing anyone can do about it, regardless of what voy posters may say. No one can get away with theft regardless of who they are. To protect yourself, you may want to send her a bill first, so she can't claim she didn't know you expected payment. (NT)Truth is a complete defense to a defamation claim.Thursday, March 17, 09:11:43am


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