Another nuance in the discussion regarding copyright, trademark and fair use. This raises some interesting questions about fair use especially. We’ve already noticed that in some digital formats you can’t copy images…which is good for a copyright owner but one has to wonder how good it is for fans, many of whom, for their own personal use and entertainment, use images and quotes in adaptations and derivative works. It’s not quite cutting off your nose in spite of your face but it is similar to shaving the skin off your cheeks to avoid getting 5 o’clock shadow.
via Graphic Policy