The Perils of Automatic Copyright Protection

A cautionary tale about copyright, and the automated systems that enforce it.

If you post a video on YouTube, using one of their very own video creation tools, don't you expect it to go up and be viewable without any problems? Because of YouTube's Content ID system, it might not be so easy ...

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This story is very relevant

as they use a piece of copyright free music. But be honest, how many people do that on YouTube etc?
They use the music they have, which, of course is someone elses copyrigghted material.
Would be good to have a standard explanation of such things if anyones done a case study on that for their library etc.

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