Monthly Archive: January 2010

Just when you think you’ve seen everything

File this under “Just when you thought you’d seen everything involving rights issues…” this morning has an article a suit filed ni France by infamous terrorist Carlos the Jackal to protect his image’s use in a documentary on his life. Read it at


Canine Social Media

Ran into an unexpected licensing application during a trip through Mattel’s pre-Toy Fair sneak preview. Under its Radica brand, the company this fall will introduce Twitter-licensed  “Puppy Tweets” — a system that includes an electronic tag to be hung from a dog’s collar, a USB receiver, and a software download. Create  a Twitter™ account for the dog and voila, messages