Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Intellectual Property: "Judge says monkey cannot own copyright to famous selfies"

"This is an issue for Congress and the president," judge says from the bench.

From ars technica, one of the selfies in question:

A federal judge on Wednesday said that a monkey that swiped a British nature photographer's camera during an Indonesian jungle shoot and snapped selfies cannot own the intellectual property rights to those handful of pictures....MORE