Fairness Rocks News Commercial use of image rights: Paris Tribunal boosts models and performers’ protection


Fairness Rocks News Commercial use of image rights: Paris Tribunal boosts models and performers’ protection

Home Industry News Commercial use of image rights: Paris Tribunal boosts models and performers’ protection

Author: Mathilde Pavis

Date: December 3, 2018

Original Source: The IPKat

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Commercial use of image rights: Paris Tribunal boosts models and performers’ protection

If someone takes part in a photo shoot for the promotion of a clothing line, they consented to his or her image being used online as part of the designers’ advertising campaign – surely? Similarly, if you blur somebody’s face in a film so much so that he or she is no longer recognizable, you have dispensed with your obligation to respect their right to their image – surely? Well, don’t be so sure – the Paris Tribunal would reject both assumptions, according to recent judgments on image rights.

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