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The Courts

Submission + - Court: Newspaper Articles not Copyrightable (ekonomika.sme.sk)

Yenya writes: "In Slovakia, newspaper articles can be freely aggregated and archived, and are not worth copyright protection. The district court in Bratislava, Slovakia, stated in the case between news publishing house Ecopress and a news monitoring company Storin, that while the news articles manifests traces of creativity, it is not enough to be considered worth protecting the authors rights."

Numeric stability is probably not all that important when you're guessing.