Originally Posted by murraypaul
It is no difference at all if the original buyer is uploading the file.
And if someone has no moral issues with uploading a file for thousands of people to download, why would they have an issue with removing watermarking from a file in order to do that?
Of course, some people will do just that. However, the aim of my proposed system is not to eradicate piracy. Its aim is to significantly extend the freedom for media users of (legally) doing things with their files
, while reducing (or at the very least certainly not increasing) piracy.