Author: mikearase

The Simian Selfie

In 2011, a monkey in Indonesia made international news by taking a‘selfie’ with a photographer’s camera. The...

Does my band need an attorney?

We are in the DIY-era of music. It has never been more affordable and convenient to produce and record music from the comfort of...

Three Strikes…You’re Out?

Last February, the Copyright Alert System (CAS), or the “six strikes” program, went into effect. The program is an agreement between the major media...

Did Gawker Step In It?

On January 23rd, an early draft of Quentin Tarantino’s 146-page script for The Hateful Eight was leaked online. An irate Tarantino...