This question is courtesy of AR member Kim Gaston. Kim wrote a post titled Is this post in copyright violation and ask that I post the question here. You can read Kim's post here and answer her directly or for readers that may want a straight answer, please post what you know about copyright laws in the comments.
Of course we all know that Lenn Harley touts herself as being the copyright authority so let's hope she weighs in as our copyright expert.
I'm no expert so I'm hoping that the Ambassadors and other lend their experience.