Monkey Business With Copyright

by Hrag Vartanian on July 15, 2011

Last Sunday, we linked to the story about a monkey who took a photo and resulting legal issue of copyright around the image. Well, Techdirt—who first asked the question “Who Owns the Copyright?“—just received a takedown notice requesting that they remove the monkey photos.

An interesting blog post that suggests the photo is not protected by copyright law here, via  Art Law Blog

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