Purchase of the How to GIMP Ebook is for a SINGLE PDF copy of the ebook “How to GIMP”, which is the Copyrighted work of Kat Landreth. The sale DOES NOT include transfer of license, rights, or permission to copy or redistribute the work.
Redistribution is NOT permissible. This includes, but is not limited to, sharing digital or physical copies of the ebook, uploading the book to peer-to-peer networks, and sharing links to download the book.
From the US Copyright Office at www.Copyright.gov
“Uploading or downloading works protected by copyright without the authority of the copyright owner is an infringement of the copyright owner’s exclusive rights of reproduction and/or distribution.”
You may NOT copy or redistribute the work, in part or whole without the express written permission of the copyright owner (Kat Landreth). Short exerpts used for editorial reviews and articles are allowed as Fair Use.
COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT IS A VIOLATION OF US FEDERAL LAW
From the US Copyright office at www.Copyright.gov
“Anyone found to have infringed a copyrighted work may be liable for statutory damages up to $30,000 for each work infringed and, if willful infringement is proven by the copyright owner, that amount may be increased up to $150,000 for each work infringed. In addition, an infringer of a work may also be liable for the attorney’s fees incurred by the copyright owner to enforce his or her rights.”
Sharing the book within a household is fine. If you buy the book, and your partner wants to read it, it’s no big deal. But you can’t do something like put the book on your website for people to download, for free or for sale.