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'Transmedia' a Copyright Grey Area

June-25-2012

Lawyer Tara Parker
Area Entertainment

Summary

Article originally published in The Lawyers Weekly

Excerpt from "'Transmedia' a Copyright Grey Area":

Fifty Shades of Grey, the erotic novel written by author E.L. James, is a runaway bestseller and a popular phenomenon, but as Barbara Amiel recently pointed out: “There are some greyish (no pun intended) areas of copyright hovering about the trilogy.”  Indeed, it’s a promising legal subject - Shades raises a host of complex transmedia legal issues.

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