Tuesday June 07, 2016

YouTuber Sued Over Stanley Kubrick Movies Analysis

This is one of those cases that just makes your blood boil. I don't know what copyright law in the UK is like but if this isn't fair use, I don't know what is. The worst part is that this guy is going to have to pay to defend himself, even though this is a frivolous lawsuit. frown

A YouTube user who creates video essays has been hit with a punishing lawsuit after selecting Stanley Kubrick as a subject matter and uploading his work to YouTube. UK-based Lewis Bond from Channel Criswell is being targeted by the music publishers behind the 1971 classic 'A Clockwork Orange' who want huge damages for willful infringement.