FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle #539814-00685

Submission Number:
539814-00685
Commenter:
Beverly Stephans
Organization:
none
State:
VA
Initiative Name:
FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle

When you buy a print book, that book then becomes your property to sell, donate or share with others. For some reason, some publishers don't look at ebooks the same way. Why is this? An ebook should bestow the buyer with the same proprietary rights as a print book.