Twilight of the idolators?
November 19, 2012 8:36 PM Subscribe
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And in today's fun IPR news we have Games Workshop VS. Chapterhouse Studios. In which the plaintiffs lawyers are claiming (p.44)
copyright and design dress on common iconography such as crosses, skulls and riveted armor.
But to get at the gist of it, what makes third party miniature wargaming accessories different to bodykits? Where doth this madness lead.
And the honorable Matthew F. Kennelly
"So in the words of one of my colleagues, you're really going for the capillary here. That would be as opposed to the jugular, okay. Really, I think that is such a small thing that you don't really need to do it. So I'm not persuaded by the argument of the plaintiff on that one.
list of some court documents can be found here
wargaming hobbyists who happen to be lawyers are discussing it here