Re: [Videolib] Wow this is an interesting copyright /DMCA story

From: Shoaf,Judith P <>
Date: Thu Oct 08 2009 - 03:13:30 PDT

If you look at the commentaries on this site

there is a suggestion that the original posting was itself an altered version of the Lauren ad (which would explain why it has such a peculiar shape). I am not sure how that fits with DMCA either--I would think it would amount to a kind of photoshopped libel.

A photo could break an encyrption, though. If the photo was only available online and in a format which did not allow it to be saved, and you used Printscreen to save it....

Judy Shoaf

From: [] On Behalf Of Jessica Rosner []
Sent: Wednesday, October 07, 2009 11:59 PM
Subject: [Videolib] Wow this is an interesting copyright /DMCA story

I am a little confused by this one. I don't get how using the photo is violation of Digital Millennium Copyright Act. What encryption did they have to break to use it ?
Might be one of the most interesting copyright Vs Fair Use case I have seen and I mean that seriously.

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