Friday February 28, 2014

Lawrence Lessig Wins Damages For Bogus YouTube Takedown

When YouTube warned this guy about "further copyright breaches," I'm sure they thought this fight was going to go totally different than the way it did. cool

Law professor, Creative Commons co-founder and advocate for copyright reform Lawrence Lessig has agreed to receive damages from an Australian music label. Without considering fair use Liberation wrongly had some of Lessig's work removed from YouTube and threatened to sue - it didn't go well.