Patent Law Fails Again: Amateur Photographer Sued For Holding Online Photo Competitions

‘The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has agreed to take on the case of Ruth Taylor, an photographer who runs the website BytePhoto.com. Taylor is being sued by the owners of Garfum.com for running photography competitions on her own website. Garfum claims to hold the patents (US Patent No. 8,209,618) on online photo competitions. Before she found out about … Continue reading Patent Law Fails Again: Amateur Photographer Sued For Holding Online Photo Competitions