Plagiarism and Love Letters

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But, while the dispute itself is little more than a minor scrape between celebrities, it actually calls back to a long history of plagiarized love letters. When we look at the reasons that students commit plagiarism , one of the main causes that comes up is fear.

The Cinemassacre Monster Plagiarism Scandal

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But all this raises some interesting questions: How is that a successful YouTuber, with more than 17 years of history, suddenly face allegations of plagiarism? A video was uploaded, discovered to be plagiarized and was quickly removed by the creator, who issued an apology and explanation.

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Why Plagiarism Thrives on Facebook

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However, Casey Newton at The Verge noticed something else askew with the top posts: Nearly all of them were plagiarized. Then are those 15 posts actually plagiarism or just people using Facebook how they’re expected to use it?

The Elizabeth Haigh Cookbook Plagiarism Scandal

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Some claim that it casts doubt on Bloomsbury’s editorial process and is calling for the publisher to say more about its role in the plagiarism. So it’s worth taking the time to both understand the plagiarism that took place and the potential legal ramifications of it.

Yet Another German Plagiarism Scandal

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According to reports, the allegations were first brought to public attention by sustainable development expert Karsten Weitzenegger , who claims that a “plagiarism hunter” informed him that several sentences from his work in the field appeared in the book without attribution.

New Superintendent Plagiarizes in First Two Months

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Over the past 18 months, there has been a major rash of school superintendents being caught committing plagiarism. It started in February 2020 when the now-former Katy Independent School District Lance Hindt was accused of having plagiarized his dissertation.

The Plagiarism of Fast Fashion

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The post The Plagiarism of Fast Fashion appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Earlier this week, independent fashion designer Bailey Prado took to Instagram to call attention to a different fashion label that, according to her, copied her “whole life.”

BTS’ ‘Butter’ Hit with Multiple Plagiarism Allegations

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The reason is that the track has faced not one, but two separate allegations of plagiarism, with many fans and critics alike wondering if the band may have run afoul of copyright law. However, this turned out to be more of a licensing than a traditional plagiarism issue.

Pennsylvania Superintendent Admits to Commencement Plagiarism

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In a story that is becoming all-too-familiar, another school superintendent’s career may be in jeopardy following plagiarism in a commencement speech. The discussions are focusing not just on the plagiarism, but on his annual performance evaluation.

When Should You Run a Plagiarism Check of Your Work?

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As more and more schools and private companies begin using automated plagiarism detection tools, it’s becoming increasingly common for students, authors and journalists to run plagiarism detection software on their work. So When Should You Run a Plagiarism Check?

Parsing the Plagiarism of the Bad Art Friend

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This prompted Dorland to first report the alleged plagiarism to a wide variety of groups and worked on getting the story pulled while working through lawyers to demand financial compensation. However, today, I want to focus on just one aspect of this story: The plagiarism.

Disney+ ‘Behind the Attraction’ Accused of Plagiarism

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So, the idea of a Disney+ show about Disney attractions containing plagiarized material is something of a moment of schadenfreude for many. The post Disney+ ‘Behind the Attraction’ Accused of Plagiarism appeared first on Plagiarism Today.

Erotic Romance Author Accused of Plagiarism from Fan Fiction

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” The reason was that, the book in question, Paid to Kneel , was plagiarized from an earlier work by a user named Blue_King that was posted on a Supernatural fan fiction forum. What I do despise is plagiarism. Fan Fiction, Professional Plagiarism.

How an Olympic Victory Led to Plagiarism Allegations

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Soon, many others began to join in, with one even suggesting that Malik should be awarded “A gold medal for plagiarism” as part of his efforts. To be clear, this isn’t Malik’s first brush with plagiarism.

West Liberty University President Accused of Repeated Plagiarism

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” Evans had plagiarized a significant portion of his speech from a July 2021 article by Robert Farrington at Forbes magazine. There, he plagiarized several sources including the Smithsonian Website, an op-ed piece by Greg Bell and a New York Times article.

Retroactive Credit and the Future of Music Plagiarism

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However, this led Joe Vitagliano at American Songwriter to ask a simple question: Is Retroactive Credit The New Way To Get Away With Plagiarism? But the question remains: Are musicians using retroactive credit as a means of ducking plagiarism?

Snopes Co-Founder and CEO Admits to Plagiarizing Dozens of Articles

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On Friday, Buzzfeed published an article that highlights the widespread and long-running plagiarism of Snopes CEO and co-founder David Mikkelson. Mikkelson, for his part, has admitted to the plagiarism and has been suspended from his editorial duties at the site.

The Difference Between Plagiarism and Copyright Infringement

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There are many differences between plagiarism and copyright infringement, yet it can be easy to confuse these concepts. While both plagiarism and copyright infringement can be characterized as the improper […].

Make no mistake about it – software functionalities cannot be protected 

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The key to avoiding plagiarism lies in the existence of an independent development. This is why you cannot speak of plagiarism when two creations simply share the same concept. Are they plagiarizing each other? Intellectual Property copyright innovation plagiarism software

When Joke Theft Becomes Serious

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Now, a year later, Kurd has filed a libel lawsuit against Davies , accusing him of falsely accusing him of plagiarism. That protection takes a multitude of forms including simple badmouthing, to refusing to work with an alleged plagiarism and even threats of physical violence.

Using Tortured Phrases to Spot Problematic Papers

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However, it’s important to note that tortured phrases like the ones identified by Cabanac do not necessarily mean that the research is plagiarized, fabricated or otherwise invalid. The post Using Tortured Phrases to Spot Problematic Papers appeared first on Plagiarism Today.

3 Count: Ancestry Battle

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The post 3 Count: Ancestry Battle appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Court Dismisses Yout.com DMCA Circumvention Lawsuit Against RIAA, For Now.

3 Count: Polar Thawing

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The post 3 Count: Polar Thawing appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Sinclair, Photographer Resolve Copyright Dispute Over Polar Bear Video.

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3 Count: Instagram the Olympics

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The post 3 Count: Instagram the Olympics appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Jamaica Olympian Elaine Thompson-Herah Booted From Instagram Over Copyright Violations.

3 Count: Swimsuit Edition

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The post 3 Count: Swimsuit Edition appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: ‘ Sports Illustrated’ Model Sues Twitter for $10 million, Accusing its Algorithm of Contributing to Copyright infringement.

Why You Should Never Use the Stock Content in a Website Theme

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Though duplicate content is still a divisive issue among those that study search engine optimization, Google has acknowledged that plagiarisms can outrank originals. The post Why You Should Never Use the Stock Content in a Website Theme appeared first on Plagiarism Today.

3 Count: Bad Evidence

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The post 3 Count: Bad Evidence appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Spanish Broadcasting System Keeps $800k Fee Win in Music Copyright Case.

3 Count: Embedding Battle

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3 Count: Evidence Issues

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The post 3 Count: Evidence Issues appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Cox Wants to See Evidence in Majors V Charter Copyright Case in Ongoing Bid to Overturn Billion Dollar Judgement.

3 Count: Grand Theft Copyright

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3 Count: Legal Wolves

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The post 3 Count: Legal Wolves appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Tommy Vext Sued by Bad Wolves’ Label for Copyright Infringement.

3 Count: Quad 9

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The post 3 Count: Quad 9 appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: H3 Podcast Asks Court to Throw Out “Fatally Defective” Triller Copyright Lawsuit.

3 Count: Avengers Disassemble

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The post 3 Count: Avengers Disassemble appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Marvel Sues to Prevent Losing Copyrights to ‘Avengers’ Characters.

3 Count: Telenovela Drama Ending

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3 Count: Tuesday the Fifth

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3 Count: Disney Plaintiffs

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Data libraries are not eligible for protection as computer programs

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To meet this objective, the allegedly plagiarized program executed a series of algorithms that served to apply the UIPAC’s standardized rules, drawing from various data libraries (input). The allegedly plagiarized software had an identical function.

3 Count: Rockstar vs. Rock Star

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3 Count: Turtle Defeat

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3 Count: Phanatic Decision

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The post 3 Count: Phanatic Decision appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Phillies Should be Allowed to Use Modified Phanatic, Federal Judge in Copyright Dispute Says.

3 Count: Roblox Unblocked

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3 Count: Charter Sued Part Deux

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The post 3 Count: Charter Sued Part Deux appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: Major Record Labels Sue Charter Communications Again for Alleged Copyright Infringement.

3 Count: Access Denied

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The post 3 Count: Access Denied appeared first on Plagiarism Today. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: York Can’t Be Sued for Copyright Fees Not Agreed To: Top Court.