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axanar_debate_2 [2018/12/31 14:41]
Carlos Pedraza [Settlement Offers]
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-But for Axanar, getting Winston to represent him "was a game-changer,"​ Lane said, enabling Peters to press a case he and his lawyers believed held hope: That Axanar ​had a case for under Fair Use provisions of copyright law. Peters refused the studios'​ offer and continued to press for a settlement that would allow some version of //Axanar// to be made, Lane said. +But for Axanar, getting Winston to represent him "was a game-changer,"​ Lane said, enabling Peters to press a case he and his lawyers believed held hope: That //Axanar// could legally be produced ​under the Fair Use provisions of U.S. copyright law. Peters refused the studios'​ offer and continued to press for a settlement that would allow some version of //Axanar// to be made, Lane said. 
  
 However, Axanar lost its fair use defense in early January 2017, according to a ruling by the judge in the copyright case, a finding Lane said offered Axanar chances for an appeal. However, Axanar lost its fair use defense in early January 2017, according to a ruling by the judge in the copyright case, a finding Lane said offered Axanar chances for an appeal.