Wednesday, 27 July 2011

Empire Strikes Back In Stormtrooper Row

Quotes from news.sky.com :-


"A prop designer who has been selling replica Star Wars Stormtrooper helmets has lost a copyright dispute with creator George Lucas."


but...

"On Wednesday judges ruled that the helmets were not works of sculpture meaning the prop designer is still allowed to sell them in his shop but cannot export them to the US."
Full story here (with a great pic of a helmet in court):-  Stormtrooper Row - Sky News