From: Katsutoshi Seki <sekik <at> TKA <dot> ATT <dot> NE <dot> JP>
Subject: Re: Copyright of game score
On 2003.07.16, at 21:34, Kazuyuki Iwamoto wrote:
> If you
> think all shogi scores ARE NOT copyrighted, try publishing pro's sores
> free or at a cost. I 'm sure you will get sued by JSF.
See this Japanese site, for example.
The above site has pro's scores, but JSF doesn't sue them.
More importantly, it offers a system that anyone can post pro or
ama's score, and the webmaster clearly states that game scores
do not have copyright, regardless of pro or ama.