Judge Urges AP and Shepard Fairey to Settle

May 28, 2010

By David Walker and Conor Risch

Shepard Fairey and Associated Press have been fighting in court for months over whether Fairey infringed AP’s copyright when he created the famous Barack Obama “Hope” poster image. Now the two sides are having a spat over what the judge said in a court hearing about the case today. According to an AP report, Federal Judge Alvin Hellerstein said at...

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