Photographer and creative artist Katie Thierjung, and two companies, allege that the fashion designer used their designs without permission.
By Isaac Kaplan. Artsy.
Bulgarian-born artist Gianfranco Gorgoni claims that the museum and an artist misappropriated Gorgoni’s copyrighted photos of an iconic California fence, in an exhibition.
By Jonathan Stempel. Reuters.
New York celebrity photographer Steve Sands asserts that Viacom infringed on his copyrighted photo on one of its websites.
By Tim Kenneally. The Wrap.
Media outlets that use photographers’ work without permission, to break a news story, are depriving hardworking professionals of their livelihoods, as explained in this article.
By Ernesto Van Der Sar. TorrentFreak.
Sara Pope dismisses case against the reality TV star and several producer co-defendants, for promoting Pope’s famed lips photo, without permission.
By Nancy Dillon. New York Daily News.
Sarah Baley claims that the pharmaceutical company used her registered photos in marketing materials and online, without permission or compensation.
Life Sciences Intellectual Property Review.
New York lensman Christopher Pasatieri claims that the rapper infringed on Pasatieri’s copyrighted photos, after posting them on 50 Cent’s Instagram page, and generating tens of thousands of “likes.”
International street photographers raise awareness about commercial infringements on the collective group’s social media photos.
By Elizabeth Paton. The New York Times.
Peter Cepeda claims that the model posted his exclusive agency photo of Hadid to her Instagram account, gaining over 1.2M “likes,” without credit or compensation.
By Lucy Yang. Insider.
Here’s a great example of why it’s important to be prepared, before your photos and videos go viral.
By Michael Sechler. PetaPixel.