UPDATE: November 1, 2017 (Although this page was created in 2012, the information on this page is periodically updated.) This is the Updated & Expansion of Attorney Oscar Michelen’s Defense Letter Program. Oscar and Susan […]
Since 2008, ExtortionLetterInfo.com (ELI) is dedicated to reporting information and providing commentary on Getty Images (and other stock photo) Settlement Demand Letters. ELI is a privately-owned and privately-managed website. Every effort is made to provide […]
Since 2008, we’ve had thousands of readers discover the ELI website and ELI Forums after they have received a Getty Images, Masterfile, Corbis, or some other stock photo agency’s or photographer’s “extortion letter”. Over the […]
This page was last updated: 3/9/2012 (Several changes and expansions to his original Defense Letter program have been implemented since this notice.) Dear Readers: Let me explain what I have been doing and why. I am […]
Since ELI was launched in 2008, ELI (through the collective efforts of Oscar Michelen, myself, and the ELI Community) has been quoted and mentioned several times as a leading reputable source of anti-troll information regarding […]
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Our friend and supporting website, Copyright-Trolls.com received a nearly identical extortion letter claiming copyright infringement, defamation, and harassment as the one ELI received from Seattle Attorney Timothy B. McCormack. Consequently, Copyright-Trolls.com secured the legal representation […]