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HBO slaps takedown demand on 13-year-old girl's painting because it used 'Winter is coming'

Teiwaz Silver badge

Re: overhaul?

"This has nothing to do with DMCA, it is plain old good trademark law and the idiotic "use it or lose" clause in it. "

May have nothing to do with the DMCA, but everything to do with shitty behaviour being allowed because it's digital.

Imagine the outcry if schools were harassed by companies with removal notices over the students paintings merely 'cause one had a title they thought they owned....

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