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Have they sent you evidence of the item you are alleged to have copied please?
If so do you agree it is the same as the item you created?
I did not sell the Item . I told here to go to an artisan jewellery maker, she did ,he made the bangle of a picture. she complemented me on facebook
They have sent a photo of the bangle, they make and it is similar to thers
Thanks. "I told here to go to an artisan jewellery maker, she did ,he made the bangle of a picture. she complemented me on facebook" Who are the individuals you refer to here please?
customers who came into my shop
Thanks. So is it you that has been accused of copying or one of your customers?
It is me accused of copying and making the bangle
Thanks. From what you say you did not make it but someone else did?
Yes , it was made by someone else ,a friend (artisan jeweller) of a brocher
I see. On that basis you cannot possibly be liable for breach of copyright any you need not even concern yourself with or address whether a breach of copyright has taken place.
Would you like me to draft a letter for you to consider using or adapting for a response?
[DATE]Dear SirsRE: [REFERENCE]Thank you for your letter dated [DATE] the contents of which I am surprised to note. I have neither made nor sold an item of jewelry matching the description to which you refer and I would respectfully suggest you have addressed your letter to the wrong individual. Accordingly I deny any indebtedness to your client and and breach of inter alia the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 nor under any other common law or other statutory provision. I would respectfully suggest you reconsider your position and checking the facts of your clients case carefully and consider readdressing your letter to the correct individual concerned. I should be grateful to receive your confirmation that your letter has been sent in error and that we may consider the matter between us settled. Yours
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