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Re: [barsoom] Barsoom copyrights

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  • richard johnson
    I don t see ERB shutting down any JC fan-fic but they DO go after Tarzan Fan-Fic and make you change the name. But then, no one ever made a gay John Carter
    Message 1 of 5 , Dec 6, 2009
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      I don't see ERB shutting down any JC fan-fic but they DO go after Tarzan
      Fan-Fic and make you change the name.

      But then, no one ever made a gay John Carter porn film either



      On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 9:12 AM, Den Valdron <dgvaldron@...> wrote:

      >
      >
      > Tarzan now has, so far as I know, very little commercial viability. That's
      > a bit of an assertion, since Tarzan has been a very durable commercial
      > product. But I don't see Tarzan novels out on the bookstands, there's no TV
      > series, the movies are over (is there still one in production) and
      >
      > I would argue that the John Carter series now has the greater commercial
      > potential. Whether that potential is realized, I don't know. But expect
      > the ERB estate to be very very aggressive about it in the next couple of
      > years.
      >
      > --- On Sun, 12/6/09, richard johnson <rikjohnson39@...<rikjohnson39%40gmail.com>>
      > wrote:
      >
      > From: richard johnson <rikjohnson39@... <rikjohnson39%40gmail.com>>
      > Subject: Re: [barsoom] Barsoom copyrights
      > To: barsoom@yahoogroups.com <barsoom%40yahoogroups.com>
      > Received: Sunday, December 6, 2009, 10:47 AM
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 8:38 AM, Den Valdron <dgvaldron@yahoo. ca> wrote:
      >
      > >
      >
      > >
      >
      > > I Also, John Carter and likely the term Barsoom and other words are
      >
      > > probably trademarked.
      >
      > >
      >
      > We KNOW that "Tarzan" is copyrighted and ERB, Inc is very aggressive about
      >
      > people using that word.
      >
      > --
      >
      > Rick Johnson
      >
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      > security
      >
      > will soon find that they have neither."
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      --
      Rick Johnson
      "Those who give up a little freedom in return for a little imagined security
      will soon find that they have neither."


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