The August issue of Sterne Kessler's MarkIt to MarketTM newsletter is all about monkey business, including an analysis of the copyright debate between British photographer David Slater and Wikimedia Commons over "selfies" taken by a monkey, a reminder as to the important distinction between copyrighted artistic works and use of elements from those works as trademarks, and an updated list of the Sunrise periods currently open for new gTLDs.
In This Issue:
- Selfie Tips for Animals
- Why FLYING MONKEY WINE Never Got Off the Ground
- gTLD Sunrise Periods Now Open
Please see full newsletter below for more information.
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Topics: Copyright, Domain Names, gTLD, Photographs, Public Domain, Sunrise Periods, Trademarks
Published In: Art, Entertainment & Sports Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates
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