A short story about the Olympics and non-commercial CC photos

copyright, chilling effects, cease and desist, IOC, olympics, photos, photographs Richard Giles has a few posts on his blog about a matter you may have heard about. Richard took some photographs at the Beijing Olympics and posted them on his Flickr account. Last week he was sent a rather forceful cease and desist letter from[…]

ContestedFooty.com receives cease and desist from AFL

[ Reposted from the EFA site. ] ContestedFooty.com, an AFL commentary blog run by some university students in Melbourne, has received a Cease & Desist letter from the AFL. The AFL allege that the blog infringes their intellectual property rights – both the trademarks and the copyright in the AFL and team logos and names.[…]