Solid article about how we have relied on the Brooklyn Law Incubator & Policy Clinic (BLIP) for legal services as we grow our startup and this project.
Watching thousands pour into Cairo’s Tahrir Square last year, demanding Hosni Mubarak’s resignation, sparked an idea for video journalist and digital entrepreneur Jigar Mehta. He wanted to curate all the photos, videos, blogs and Tweets generated by Egyptian protesters into a documentary. But rather than seeking out fellow filmmakers and activists, Mehta called a lawyer. “I wanted to talk to someone about copyright and the legality of using Tweets.”
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