I knew the day would come when Disney would have a problem with Deadmau5 (Dead mouse) . I am just shocked that it took so long. Disney has said that they are not happy with the recent trademark registration for Deadmua5.
Some of you may know Deadmau5 is the stage name of a popular D.J., whose real name is Joel Zimmerman.
He is trying to trademark an image that resembles mickey quite a bit. Judge for yourself, here is the Deadmau5 image:
This of course is Mickey Mouse:
Disney has been granted 3 months to investigate and file their legal response.
What do you think? Are they the same or is Disney over-reacting?
Photo Credit: Hollywoodreporter.com
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