Posting copyright−infringing content anywhere can lead to the removal of your post, your blog or your course. It can even lead to a lawsuit. And whilst these actions may seem unlikely there's always the risk especially if you are seen by the owner of the copyright to be a fruitful target for claims against you for the infringement. So better to stay safe than cry over your lunch.
So what to do when there are so many freely accessible images appearing in our streams constantly? Well, get educated folks about copyright and the principle of Fair Use which allows copyrighted works to be used without permission to benefit the public.
We thought this infographic was a useful summary to remind course creators about the issues. Kindly shared with us by Vound Software.