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Draw the Law Special: Copyright and Rights of Publicity for Photographers and Models

February 8, 2012

This article is part of a series which explains legal concepts especially relevant to entrepreneurs in both words and (often funny) pictures.  This entry focuses on releases for photography of models, and use and licensing of those photographs.  This discussion explains and illustrates legalities at the nexus of copyright and contract law, with states' rules about individuals' rights of publicity thrown in. 

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Draw the Law Special: Copyright and Rights of Publicity for Photographers and Models

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Ryan Hew

Ryan Hew

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