LucasFilm Retracts Cease and Desist Against Lightsaber-Like Lasers For …

A while back, LucasFilm sent a Cease and Desist letter to the makers of the crazy-powerful Spyder III Arctic laser because they felt that it resembled lightsabers too much. They have retracted that letter in an amusing way. » 8/04/10 7:02pm 8/04/10 7:02pm

Lucasfilm Thinks the Spyder III Arctic Laser Is a Little Too Much Like …

We now know that the crazy-powerful Spyder III Arctic laser actually emits a visible, fearsome blue beam, just like a real lightsaber. George Lucas' lawyers saw this thing and fired off a cease and desist faster than Han shot Greedo. » 6/30/10 10:00pm 6/30/10 10:00pm