Photographers boycott Stone Roses reunion gigs

Started Jun 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Photographers boycott Stone Roses reunion gigs
In reply to Laurentiu Todie, Aug 2, 2012

Laurentiu Todie wrote:

The court was wrong, and you mix issues.

Nope - the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1980 requires that a work contain as "substantial" amount of the copyrighted work before it be infringing. A still capturing less than one second of a stage performance cannot reasonably be argued to constitute a substantial portion of it. Therefore, the judge was correct according to the law.

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