Answered By: Vika Zafrin
Last Updated: May 12, 2015     Views: 2

Each joint author holds independent copyright to the article, and under the U.S. copyright law is entitled to grant non-exclusive rights to anyone. The final decision regarding whether to opt out in the event of a co-author’s disagreement is up to you.

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