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Does the use of GIFs violate copyright?

TL;DR: If you’re based in the US, generally you can do as you please, unless you intend to make a profit. In the EU – things get complicated. 1,964 more words


Copyright Infringement Disputes? Blockchain Can Provide Solutions

An episode of Family Guy titled ‘Run Chris Run’, that aired on Fox on 15 May 2015, used a clip showing a glitch in the 1980s Nintendo video game Double Dribble. 53 more words


Star Trek Axanar ¿caso cerrado? Películas de fans y copyright

Star Trek Axanar es posiblemente el proyecto de film de fans más ambicioso realizado hasta el momento. Su campaña de crowdfunding, llevada a cabo en 2015, recaudó más de un millón de dólares y el nivel de excitación ante las primeras imágenes hechas públicas como muestra era enorme. 2,505 more words


Little Blues

A pretty patch of Forget Me Nots grow in my garden.

© Sheila Creighton 2016


Heirs Go Crazy: Prince’s Estate and Copyright’s Termination of Transfer

The fight over Prince’s estate will dig deep into copyright law for a very long time

When Prince passed away on April 21, 2016, he left no will, and now his heirs appear ready for a long fight over his estate. 3,258 more words

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The Streaming Wars, iTunes Suspending Downloads Due To Decreased Sales While Bandcamp Sees An Increase in Sales

“It’s (streaming) not the enemy and the thing that frustrates me is the old guys, and I call ’em the old guards; now what a nasty position to be in to be thought of as a gatekeeper. 760 more words