Posts tagged Linda Ellis the Dash poem
Taking Down A Copyright Troll - Linda Ellis Copyright Scheme

It’s hard to grasp the damage copyright trolls cause when mass copyright litigation threats land on an innocent infringer. When Linda Ellis, the author who claimed ownership of The Dash Poem when she filed a copyright claim to the poem. It is alleged that Ellis discovered the poem in her grandmother’s bible without author attribution.

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COPYRIGHT TROLL DYING - Author Speaker Poet Linda Ellis Claims SHE is!

Linda Ellis claims she is very ill and she’d like to erase all the content on the internet about her illegal copyright extortion scheme.  She wants to undo the damage to her reputation, which by anyone’s account is self-inflicted. Now that she is dying, she needs to protect her carefully plotted image as inspiring poet and author of the most circulated poems of all time, The Dash Poem.

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Part 1 - Copyright Troll Unveiled In Her Own Words

"You are an intelligent, professional business woman. Yet, you spend hours upon hours posting hundreds of untruths about "Linda Ellis" and have even written a book based upon facts that you know in your heart are completely distorted out of proportion. I had the I suppose I should praise your business savvy here for taking advantage of a situation to write and sell a book full of slander and defamation. Bravo."

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Christians Make the Perfect Victim

January 2, 2017 marked five years reporting on The Dash Extortion Scheme. I've been contacted by hundreds of targets as many victims of the scheme - most identify as Christians and many are Jewish. All relate to the message of The Dash. They shared The Dash to inspire others or just because they felt that sharing was a good thing to do. They certainly never thought of themselves as a thief. To a person, they are shocked when the author demands exorbitant amounts of money in damages. 

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Joel Albrizio - An Epic Fail

Copyright trolls are heartless bastards. They don't care if they bankrupt a small business owner, break the heart of a hurting family, humiliate a thoughtful person or cause someone to lose a job. They only care about themselves. They overvalue a photo, a poem, a video, they overvalue self. Let's just say that nobody wants to be friends with a copyright troll.

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Linda Ellis Copyright - The Dash is Dead!!! 6.12.96 - 6.12.2016 RIP

Don't think for a minute that Linda Ellis has stopped sending extortion letters. She hasn't. She still demands money from anyone who shares The Dash poem without her permission. What has changed is the amount of content that now permeates the Internet warning people not to post The Dash and the consequences if they do. Of course there really are no consequences if her targets choose to ignore her. I surmise is that only the really low hanging fruit end up in the juice factory these days.

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