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Paramount Limits Crowdfunding For Fan Films

As reported here and elsewhere, Paramount and CBS have sued the producers of the crowdfunded Star Trek fan film. Whilst the lawsuit has not yet been dismissed, Paramount has published its new guidelines for the production of fan films, including: … Continue reading

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Hollywood Sues Crowdfunding Fan Film

Hollywood studios have, in the past tolerated and even encouraged fan fiction and films, but are now suing a crowdfunded Star Trek fan filmmaker claiming that the use of the Klingon language and the Enterprise uniforms are a copyright violation. … Continue reading

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Mr. Spock’s Descendants Conquer Crowdfunding

Mr. Spock’s descendants appear to be the king and queen of crowdfunding. His daughter is now raising ” $150,000 to complete production on “COPD: Highly Illogical” — a combination of a tribute to Nimoy and an exploration of chronic obstructive … Continue reading

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Hollywood Studios Sue Crowdfunded Fan Film

Hollywood movie studios Paramount Pictures and CBS have filed suit against a crowdfunded fan film of Star Trek claiming copyright infringement. While the producers of the film claim that they have an exception under copyright law where they won’t make … Continue reading

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