European Bill May Be a Death Knell For Memes

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Memes are one of the most popular types of shared media on the internet - and they've always existed in a legal grey area. As derivatives - which means they take a piece of media and build on it - it's traditionally been hard to make a claim that a meme is infringing on someone's copyright. But a new law that's poised to go into effect in Europe might change that.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://tenta.com/blog/post/2018/06/eu-meme-ban