Originally posted 2005-03-24 01:14:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Back to our regularly scheduled overreaching. The rent grab continues apace. According to this article, “The University of Alabama has filed a federal trademark infringement lawsuit against noted painter Daniel Moore, claiming that his football paintings of the last 26 years were not licensed to show ‘Bama uniforms.”
This may be the stupidest one of the year so far. Hello, Fair Use? Can I introduce you to Messrs. Waiver and Acquiescence? Please, take a seat next to Miss Estoppel and her friends Mrs. Laches and Mr. Sol Limitations…
Strike “‘Bama” off the “public Ivies” wannabe list.