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Cartoon Brew LLC
1020 N Hollywood Way 105
Burbank CA 90515
Attention: Amid Amidi and Jerry Bock
Re: Cartoon Brew / Larry Schwarz / Notice to Cease & Desist
Dear Messrs. Amidi and Beck:
This firm represents Larry Schwarz, and I am writing with reference to your wrongful conduct. It has come to our attention that a private and proprietary image of Mr. Schwarz is being used without permission on the Cartoon Brew website at http://www.cartoonbrew.com/business/animation-collective-gets-sued-by-artist.html. Please be advised that you have misappropriated this image.
My client has not consent to your use of this copyrighted material. Accordingly, demand is hereby made that you immediately cease and desist from using the referenced image or any other private and/or proprietary materials of my client in any present or future postings via your website or elsewhere, whether online or otherwise. Please confirm in writing, no later than 2 pm PDT today, July 27m 2010, that you have copied with the demands of this letter. You are exposed to substantial liability as a result of your conduct. If you refuse to agree to the foregoing demands, then you will be acting at your own peril.
This was the offending photo: