Judas Priest Is Now Considering Legal Action Against The Gap

From Digital Music News:

After weeks of comparison and debate, Judas Priest is edging closer to taking legal action against the retailer for ripping off the album artwork for Screaming for Vengeance.

We’ve seen this sort of scenario before, but suing a massive corporation on grounds of design infringement sounds like a questionable use of resources. Especially since the corporation is likely to yank the product to avoid bad publicity. That may have already happened with the Gap, and it’s what Disney did after ‘borrowing’ a Joy Division album cover that was actually a scientific drawing in the public domain.

So it the Gap guilty of infringement in this case? Here, you decide. This is the Gap t…

And this is the artwork for Screaming for Vengeance…