Cloned CryptoPunks are back on OpenSea marketplace after DMCA counter notice

Cloned CryptoPunks are back on OpenSea marketplace after DMCA counter notice


Nonfungible token marketplace OpenSea is once again listing the Polygon-based copy of CryptoPunks after a successful Digital Millennium Copyright Act counter notice. 

In a Sept. 28 announcement on Twitter, the PolygonPunks project said its nonfungible token, or NFT, collectibles were back on OpenSea after responding to a DMCA takedown notice from Larva Labs, the creator of CryptoPunks. The punks were booted from OpenSea in August after becoming one of the most popular collections on the marketplace.

PolygonPunks ARE BACK ON @Opensea!!! The DMCA counter notice to Larva Labs was successful

We have resumed trading on the largest NFT marketplace in the world

Trending: Is This Why They Don’t Want You To Know About Ivermectin?

We look forward to building a relationship with @0xPolygon and it’s ecosystem as we grow on the Polygon network. pic.twitter.com/3qk6rK8BX8

— PolygonPunks (@PunksOnPolygon) September 28, 2021

Copyright and intellectual property laws are somewhat of a gray area in the crypto space. Larva Labs reportedly obtained a DMCA takedown notice for the Polygon-based CryptoPunks, which it was able to file claiming its

Continue reading

You Might Like

 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend