Trademark News & Screw-ups Lawsuit over monkey's selfie ends in settlement

Just because we love animals doesn't mean that animals have rights. They don't. This lawsuit is a mockery on the sheer concept of rights in general and copyright in particular. This settlement is unfortunate. There is nothing wrong with donating 25 percent of any future revenue to charities. What is wrong, however, is that this ridiculous issue remains unresolved opening the door for PETA bullies to go after other defendants.

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