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Incredible, the yodel's worth jumped from 3 to 7 figures once the artist's lawyers evened the playing field!

This story reminds me of the Nike logo one, quote Wikipedia: For her services, the company paid her $35 ($206 in 2015 dollars), citing that she worked 17.5 hours on creating the Swoosh.

Worth mentioning that she got paid later (without her having to hire lawyers as far as I know) https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2011/06/nikes_swoosh_bra...

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