Formula 1 takes down logos on GiantBomb

#1 Posted by SuperMooseman (358 posts) -
#2 Posted by abombb (96 posts) -

Wow, didn't think that would happen.  Hopefully this doesn't become a trend.

#3 Posted by MattyFTM (14366 posts) -

Wow, that sucks. Shouldn't it come under fair use laws though?

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#4 Posted by StaticFalconar (4849 posts) -
MattyFTM said:
"Wow, that sucks. Shouldn't it come under fair use laws though?"
Formula 1, being an active organization could just keep renewing all their licenses much like the NFL or NBA.
#5 Posted by BiggerBomb (6944 posts) -

That...kind of sucks. That must smart for the GB crew. I don't get why they would do that, though. Is this directed at GiantBomb or at all websites not affiliated with Formula 1? Unless I'm mistaken, that is pretty much them saying, "Hey, sorry, you are far too obscure to have any of our imagery on your shitty website."

#6 Edited by MB (12207 posts) -

I'm sure it's a copyright issue - the image(s) were probably ripped from the Formula 1 site by a user and uploaded without permission.  No big deal.


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#7 Posted by F1 (346 posts) -

Damn them.

#8 Posted by Godzilla_Sushi (1084 posts) -
F1 said:
"Damn them."
Wait, I see what you did there.

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