31 May '13, 6pm
Copyright Or Wrong, Everyman's Getting Screwed
Thanks to yesterday’s 24 hour time travel home from Australia, Your Sprudge Editors effectively missed being able to report on this story in a timely fashion, so it’s quite likely you’ve already read about the Everyman logo lawsuit drama from one of several reputable news outlets who copy & pasted from the original New York Times story . We’ve known about the impending legal situation with Everyman for around a month, and respected requests from our friends to keep mum so as to not endanger Everyman’s ability to get their saga told by The Paper of Record, who won’t touch a story that Sprudge publishes first. So now that this unfortunate situation with Everyman’s logo copyright infringement has had its N.Y. / Region section day in the sun, here’s our TL;DR version of the saga, with some information from beyond the NYT’s purview. * In 2009, a designer from Espresso Parts nam...