"This is a disastrous result for the protection of our fundamental rights," said MEP Marietje Schaake.
Judge Hilton said Violent Hues' use of the snap was simply to the "provide festival attendees with information regarding the local area."
The party used a tune titled "Eminem Esque" in an campaign ad in 2014.
The fashion and perfume industries thrive without patent protection. Why not music?
Gaye family lawyer wants "an injunction prohibiting the further sale and distribution of 'Blurred Lines.'"
There are so many good reasons to hate "Blurred Lines," but plagiarism is not one of them.
4chan adopts a nearly toothless copyright policy
Who owns the copyright of a monkey's self-portrait? Wikimedia says no one does, but lawyers and photographers disagree
"I'm disconcerted that this activity I did for academic purposes may be considered a crime, turning me into a 'criminal.'"