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Old 05-11-2011, 04:37 AM   #1
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I really like the old school americana tattoo art and want to use some of Sailor Jerry artwork on some labels. I know they are cw and wondering if I can get into any trouble using them on my homebrew labels. I don't plan on selling any of them so it's not like a lot of people would see it, but just curious.

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Old 05-11-2011, 04:47 AM   #2
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definitely is possible.

But i doubt even the owner of the rights seeing those labels somehow at a party or as a picture on this forum would care one bit. But chances of that are 1 in a million, and if you do happen to get caught im sure sure all youd have to do is stop printing them.

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Old 05-11-2011, 06:10 AM   #3
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Its not illegal using them for personal use... untill you show them to someone that is

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Old 05-11-2011, 10:54 AM   #4
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If one of your friends reports you to the copywrite police because of homebrew labels, than that friend is a dink and deserves a punch in the nose.

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Old 05-11-2011, 11:13 AM   #5
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I'm no lawyer but I'm pretty sure that you can use it as long as you don't claim it as your own or profit from it in any way.

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