History WMG / CheshireCrossing

6th Apr '13 4:37:58 PM EarlOfSandvich
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* Why would they care if he mentioned the settlement? If anything, they'd want people to realise they didn't approve of copyright infringement. Given what happened to CaseyAndAndy before this, it seems more likely he just got bored of it.

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* Why would they care if he mentioned the settlement? If anything, they'd want people to realise they didn't approve of copyright infringement. Given what happened to CaseyAndAndy Webcomic/CaseyAndAndy before this, it seems more likely he just got bored of it.
15th Mar '12 7:26:52 AM johnnye
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Copyright owners of one or more of the depicted characters (not all are [[PublicDomainCharacter pre-1923]], especially Ms. Poppins) complained of copyright infringement and threatened to sue if the author didn't take down the site. The author wrote back, claiming that the work was a FairUse criticism of the characters and that [[StreisandEffect mirrors would pop up anyway]]. They settled on the author leaving it up but not making new pages and not mentioning the settlement.

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Copyright owners of one or more of the depicted characters (not all are [[PublicDomainCharacter pre-1923]], especially Ms. Poppins) complained of copyright infringement and threatened to sue if the author didn't take down the site. The author wrote back, claiming that the work was a FairUse criticism of the characters and that [[StreisandEffect mirrors would pop up anyway]]. They settled on the author leaving it up but not making new pages and not mentioning the settlement.settlement.
* Why would they care if he mentioned the settlement? If anything, they'd want people to realise they didn't approve of copyright infringement. Given what happened to CaseyAndAndy before this, it seems more likely he just got bored of it.
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