Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Judge to Decide Vexing Question in Entertainment: License Needed to Show Body Tattoos?
Hollywood Reporter: If a film, television show or video game incidentally shows a copyrighted tattoo, is that infringement? The question has provoked several law journal articles and quite a bit of media coverage over the years without any firm judicial opinion. However, some guidance may be forthcoming thanks to a decision on Tuesday from a New York federal judge.