Originally Posted by HarryT
Dear me, is that old chestnut really floating around still?
. Believe me, it has absolutely no legal standing whatsoever. Any amateur magician knows a dozen different way to get things in and out of "sealed envelopes".
, though I wonder if other countries might view it differently.
Also, while the copyright offices explicitly says the law doesn't account for it, that doesn't necessarily mean that it wouldn't serve as one more piece on the pile of evidence you might bring to court. I don't know. Might be like chicken soup...can't hurt.