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Hockey Fight in Canada

Oiumet calls attention to a CBC legal demand against Hockey Fight in Canada, a parody site selling T-shirts.  The posting includes a full text copy of the letter that demands that the site stop operating, presumably without a fight.

3 Comments

  1. Dorkmaster Flek says:

    Obviously they haven’t heard of fair-use laws. Or parodies for that matter. I hear Weird Al gives an excellent introduction to the issue.

  2. Rights?
    *ahem*

    CBC: could I please direct your attention to number 2b at [ link ]

    A second point I’d like to make is: why is CBC allowed to own copyright? They’re a government run network!

  3. Dwight Williams says:

    We don\t have \”fair use\” laws. Ye
    My understanding is that we\’re still stuck in \”fair dealing\” doctrine.