Professor Volokh Quoted in the New Yorker Concerning Noriega v. Activision

October 30, 2014 – Professor Eugene Volokh recently commented on the case of Noriega v. Activision. Manuel Noriega, Panama’s military dictator from 1983 to 1989, is suing Activision for using his likeness in the popular video game, Call of Duty: Black Ops II.

“The court in the Noriega case said, We’re going to take the transformative-work approach, and look at the fact that the game as a whole is much more than an image of Noriega,” Professor Volokh stated.

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