A Photo Uploaded by Jennifer Lopez Got Her Hit with a $150,000 Lawsuit
Copyright is very important, and tricky business sometimes. Even more so when your subject matter is a celebrity! Check out this copyright lawsuit filed against J.Lo that’s hitting the news.
News Anchor Sues Top Social Media Companies Over Inappropriate Use of Photo in Advertisements
A local news anchor in Philadelphia is suing over the use of a security cam photo taken of her that’s being used in ads on social media for dating sites.
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Chipotle Cautionary Tale | Sued For $2.2 Billion For Using Photo Without Model Release
As if Chipotle hadn’t been in enough hot water lately, they are now facing a lawsuit for over $2,000,000,000 for…
Getty Images | ‘The Content Creators’ Worst Detractor’ Sued Again
Getty gets served again, as company credibility crumbles.
The News | Sony, Canon & Nikon To Raise Prices In 2 Regions, Getty Responds to $1B Lawsuit, & Turn 1 JPEG Into A GIF
Canon & Sony To Raise Prices Across All Lines It’s been a tumultuos year for camera manufacturers, and in turn…
5 Important Things You Must-Have Before Starting A Photography Business
If you want to be a legal and legitimate business, here are 5 things you need to before you book that first client for your photography business.
Nikon Patent Infringement Case Against Sigma Settled
You may remember a while back we talked about a patent infringement case going on between Nikon and Sigma. According to a new Nikon Press release, the matter has been resolved through a settlement.
Photographer Sues Unhappy Bride For $1 Million After Complaints Go Viral
Most of you are familiar with the story of the photographer who was thrust into the media spotlight for trying to collect an amount of additional money from her clients by charging separately for the cover of a wedding album. Now that photographer is suing. Here are my thoughts.
$50K Says You Are Not a Criminal & Photography Is No Longer a Crime – In LA
Moving a mountain starts with a pebble, and this could be more of a boulder. A lawsuit has been won that clarifies your legal rights as a photographer, at least in LA.
Photographer Being Sued for $500k By Model For Misused/Stolen Images
A model is suing stock photographer, Joshua Resnick, claiming her images were sold to pornographic websites without her consent. Resnick claims the images were stolen and that he only sold the images to a stock photography company.
Getty Files Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against Microsoft Over Bing Image Widget
Getty has thrown the legal gauntlet down in front of software giant Microsoft over the Bing Image Widget. The lawsuit alleges that Microsoft has infringed on the copyright of millions of images in the Getty online collection.