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29/10/2015

The laws of comedy by Athelstane Aamodt

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Athelstane Aamodt

 

 

 

 

Copyright is no laughing matter for an aggrieved comic.

Recently, Twitter has started to bow to complaints from users that others on the social network have been lifting jokes and passing them off as their own. Claims of joke theft are nothing new of course. Robin Williams, Keith Chegwin, Carlos Mencia and Denis Leary have all had allegations of plagiarism levelled at them during their careers. The comedian Josh
Ostrovsky, who calls himself…..

Read full Article in the New Law Journal: New Law Journal: The Laws of comedy

 

 
 

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