According to news.com:
The inventor of the "Electric Slide," an iconic dance created in 1976, is fighting back against what he believes are copyright violations and, more importantly, examples of bad dancing.Warning: Be careful of how your strut your stuff on the net.
Kyle Machulis, an engineer at San Francisco's Linden Lab, said he received a Digital Millennium Copyright Act takedown notice about a video he had shot at a recent convention showing three people doing the Electric Slide.
"The creator of the Electric Slide claims to hold a copyright on the dance and is DMCAing every single video on YouTube" that references the dance...
And if you invent a new dance make sure to copyright it...
What are the implications for:
- The etLux Hustle - http://www.northernsounds.com/forum/...ead.php?t=4600
- The MovieMaestro Mambo - http://www.northernsounds.com/forum/...ad.php?t=44972
- The Brian2112 Strut - http://www.northernsounds.com/forum/...ad.php?t=44762
- The Sean Elf Dance - http://www.northernsounds.com/forum/...ad.php?t=50009