(Topic ID: 112377)

DP USA Refund - Still Want the Game


By JDinNOVA

4 years ago



Topic Stats

  • 3,821 posts
  • 422 Pinsiders participating
  • Latest reply 4 years ago by Xerico
  • Topic is favorited by 51 Pinsiders

You

Linked Games

Topic Gallery

There have been 240 images uploaded to this topic. (View topic image gallery).

did i miss it.gif
image.jpg
2015 LFLA Poster.jpg
J.jpg
image.jpg
Rug.jpg
dude-bathtub.png
IMG_3535.JPG
image.jpg
tumblr_n5b3mkHQ3s1rx3q30o1_500.gif
Alaska-Marijuana.jpg
hell-freezes-over.jpg
image.jpg
Glowing rock pop.jpg
image.jpg
JeffBridges_TBL.jpg

You're currently viewing posts by Pinsider gamestencils.
Click here to go back to viewing the entire thread.

This topic is closed.

12
#530 4 years ago
Quoted from Matt_Rasmussen:

Showing unlicensed product in the USA to the public can cost you millions of dollars in lawsuits.

Exactly. To say that because nobody has physical ownership of a machine yet so nobody's been harmed or infringed against is just representative of lack of knowledge on the subject. The instant you show a product prototype or not with unapproved content and someone opts to preorder, you've just sold a product illegally and likely also deceptively. The world of licensing is complex and it's just basic common sense that the very first order of business for a potentially licensed product should be a full and complete compliance with a secured license agreement. There is no grey area, there is no room for interpretation. Even an unreleased product promoted as licensed can lead to hefty legal issues. Much easier to understand what Stern goes through after this i'm betting. You don't just snap your fingers and get original audio, music or likenesses. Sometimes it's easier than others and sometimes it's just cost prohibitive, but whether you like it or not, you must comply.

Promoted items from the Pinside Marketplace
$ 159.95
Lighting - Led
Pin Stadium Pinball LEDs
From: $ 18.00
Apparel - Men
Pinside Shop
$ 21.00
$ 50.00
$ 399.95
Lighting - Led
Pin Stadium Pinball LEDs
€ 3.70
$ 10.00
Cabinet - Sound/Speakers
Gweem's Mods
From: $ 20.00
Cabinet - Other
Rock Custom Pinball
$ 209.99
$ 1,099.00
Flipper Parts
Mircoplayfields
$ 179.99
$ 49.95
Playfield - Plastics
MicksPinball
$ 49.95
Lighting - Led
Pin Stadium Pinball LEDs
$ 12.00
Cabinet - Other
Siegecraft Electronics
From: $ 220.00
Playfield - Toys/Add-ons
CzTV Mods
€ 40.00
Playfield - Toys/Add-ons
YOYOKOPTER MODS

You're currently viewing posts by Pinsider gamestencils.
Click here to go back to viewing the entire thread.

This topic is closed.

Hey there! Got a moment?

Great to see you're enjoying Pinside! Did you know Pinside is able to run thanks to donations from our visitors? Please donate to Pinside, support the site and get anext to your username to show for it! Donate to Pinside