Brian Sherwin 's comment on Making a Mockery of Fair Use and Creative Freedom: Artist Shepard Fairey pleads guilty to criminal contempt over fake evidence

Brian Sherwin
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Jackie -- It can happen... unless the company is boneheaded. I've known of situations like this that result in a good working relationship between the company and artist. Often times -- and I know it can be hard to swallow -- companies don't realize that they are infringing... so once they understand... they may be willing to work out some form of agreement that benefits Andy rather than face a backlash.

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