From: Richard Atkinson (rga24_at_cantab.net)
Date: 2003-01-27 21:41:23
On Mon, 27 Jan 2003, Marko [iso-8859-1] Mäkelä wrote: > Last year, I read about someone who had made a Futurama game for the > Atari VCS 2600 by changing the graphics of an existing game. He got > a letter from the Fox studios and had to remove the piece of software > from his home page. (I've understood that in North America, the defendant > has to pay for his attorneys even if he wins. Here in Europe, the one who > loses usually has to pay all attorneys. That could make a huge difference.) I'm sure Finnish law is much more sane. The day US law applies over here (England) is the day I leave the country! Richard (who is now working in the legal profession, in case you hadn't heard) Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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