Revised Microsoft Machimima Rules Coming "Soon"

It would seem that more and more people in the blog-o-sphere are joining the Microsoft Content Usage Rules coverage, most recently the EFF and the blog for the book Machinima for Dummies. Both of these parties were privvy to a conference call sometime yesterday in which it was revealed that Microsoft is updating the Content Usage Rules (the “Machinima Rules”), and revised rules should be made public “soon.” I personally hope that these rules address some, if not all, of the major issues I have pointed out in my coverage of the Machinima Rules. Once the new rules are posted, I will post a revised analysis.

For more information see my previous coverage of the “Machinima Rules”:
Microsoft’s New Content Usage Rules: A Small Step for Machinima
New Microsoft Machinima Rules Revisited
Microsoft Machinima Rule Podcast
More Details on the Microsoft Machinima Rule

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About Mark Methenitis

Mark Methenitis is an attorney in Dallas Texas. Mark received his Juris Doctorate and his Master of Business Administration from Texas Tech University and his Bachelor of Arts from The University of Texas.

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