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Fair Use and Intellectual Property Rights at Cosplay Term Paper

… As has been ruled in Harper & Row Publishing v. Nation Enterprises, Cosplay may be in murky territory when it comes to identifying whether it is not-for-profit or for-profit'but that is really beside the point: 'the crux of the profit/non-profit distinction is not whether the sole motive of the use is monetary gain but whether the user stands to profit from exploitation of the copyrighted material without paying the customary price' (Madonia, 2016, p. 183). If a cosplayer is using a character's likeness in a way that is not incidental to the attainment of profit, then the creator or copyright holder of that likeness is legally bound to a portion of those earnings. If the likeness is, on the other hand, incidental to the profit…. [read more]

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