Licenses for the Recipe, Photos and Information used on Secret Copycat Restaurant Recipes


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1. Used with full permission of the copyright holder.  This permission is noted on each individual recipe page.


2. Used under the rights provided by the Copyright Laws of the United States:

Copyright law does not protect recipes that are mere listings of ingredients. Nor does it protect other mere listings of ingredients such as those found in formulas, compounds, or prescriptions. Copyright protection may, however, extend to substantial literary expression—a description, explanation, or illustration, for example—that accompanies a recipe or formula or to a combination of recipes, as in a cookbook.

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In this case, only the list of ingredients and directions from the original text are included as permitted by law and any and all accompanying text, descriptions and photos are created by or are used by permission of their copyright holder.  These permissions are noted on each individual recipe page.


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Every photo used on is noted on the individual recipe post or page.

The same photos may be, and in most cases are, used in many places throughout in related recipes, links and other places.  In this case, at least one occurrence of each photo is noted.

In addition to the title used for the photo on, the original source of the photo, the photographer (where known) and the license, permission or public domain information that relates to the photo are also included.


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