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Latest Oatmeal Lawsuit Involves Greeting Cards

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Remember when we talked about the legal tussle between The Oatmeal creator Matthew Inman and website FunnyJunk? Even though that has settled down, Inman now faces another lawsuit — this time for trademark infringement. Oatmeal Studios is suing Inman and Papyrus-Recycled Greetings over a line of greeting cards that Inman has agreed to create and […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

November 30th, 2012 at 2:30 pm

EFF Will Represent The Oatmeal Founder

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Here’s a quick update on last week’s post about the ongoing legal kerfuffle between The Oatmeal and Funnyjunk, which has morphed into a lawsuit by Funnyjunk’s lawyer on his own behalf against The Oatmeal creator Matt Inman: The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)  has announced that it will represent Inman in the “bizarre lawsuit targeting the […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

June 26th, 2012 at 12:38 pm

The Ongoing Legal Kerfuffle at The Oatmeal

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Have you been following what’s been happening with Matt Inman’s comedy website The Oatmeal? Settle in, because this is quite a ride. Last year, Inman posted (note that content on The Oatmeal contains strong language) “What Should I Do About Funnyjunk?” asking his readers for advice concerning the practices of one Funnyjunk, a content aggregator; […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

June 20th, 2012 at 2:09 pm