Felicity Wilcox, from Mansfield in Nottinghamshire, was shocked when she received an email warning that her artwork could see her sued by HBO for breach of copyright.
Hit TV series Game of Thrones has threatened to sue an autistic schoolgirl because she used the phrase ‘winter is coming’ in an art competition.
Felicity Wilcox, 13, from Mansfield in Nottinghamshire, was stunned when she received an email warning she faced legal action for copyright from HBO, unless she removed the phrase from her work.
She had incorporated the phrase – an expression central to the plot in the fantasy series – as part of an artwork competition on website Redbubble.
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