When lawyers go too far…

“The folks at BMC (Black Mustang Club) automotive forum wanted to put together a calendar featuring members’ cars, and print it through CafePress. Photos were submitted, the layout was set, and… CafePress notifies the site admin that pictures of Ford cars cannot be printed. Not just Ford logos, not just Mustang logos, the car -as a whole- is a Ford trademark and its image can’t be reproduced without permission,” writes BoingBoing.

Good job Ford.

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Thom Holwerda wrote on January 14th, 2008 at 7:27 PM PST:

One of the comments there:

“we are all missing the point here. Anyone who owns a Ford deserves what they get.”

Heh :).


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