Four mayors of Denmark, threatened with penalty payments Gangnam Style parody
How many parodies and imitations exist Gangnam Style PSY and through the network? Probably many, especially on YouTube. However, there is one in particular that will not it funny to universal (owner of the rights of Korean rapper): the four mayors in Denmark they wanted to do something funny and incidentally, fostering a certain item in your region.
The video of these four knights should serve to stimulate the creativity of entrepreneurs in this sector of the country, but Universal seemed anything but. The seal labeled the video as “a campaign”, and then, required to pay a fine of USD $ 42,000 in total for infringing copyright laws of his artist, Psy in this case. The argument is that it is election time and the mayors would like to raise his ratings.
More importantly, is that the amount of the penalty corresponded only to the “warning” and that if there was no payment until yesterday, the “crime” was different and therefore the amounts. On the other hand, by the video producer believes that Universal wanted to go overboard, as it was taking a value corresponding to four offenses (one for each mayor), which strictly speaking still only would have been a.
Fortunately, everything worked out in a more Solomonic: the video was reuploaded to the network, in a fairly boring. In Universal are satisfied, for sure.
Link: Universal Music Tells Mayors Gangnam Parody: Pay $ 42,000 By Tomorrow, Or Else (Torrent Freak)Tags: Copyright, Gangnam Style, Parodia, Parody, PSY, universal