Posts Tagged ‘Model release’

Model Wins Defamation Claim over HIV Awareness Ad

Posted by on Tuesday October 27, 2015 | Uncategorized

A model who was falsely identified as being infected with HIV in a 2013 public service advertisement is entitled to damages for defamation, according to a report in New York Law Journal. State court judge Thomas Scuccimarra said in his ruling that falsely identifying the model in a stock photo as HIV positive was defamatory... More

Model Release Lawsuit Survives Getty’s Challenge

Posted by on Wednesday March 12, 2014 | Uncategorized

A New York state judge has cleared the way for a lawsuit by a model who is accusing Getty Images of commercial use of her likeness without a model release. State supreme court judge Ancil C. Singh rejected last week a request from Getty to throw out model Avril Nolan’s claim on First Amendment and... More

ASMP Offers Model Release Forms as Free App

Posted by on Monday July 16, 2012 | Business

American Society of Media Photographers, a trade association for professional photographers, has converted its standard model and property release forms into a free downloadable app for iPhones and iPads. The app is available now through the iTunes store. As ASMP explains on its Web site, the releases use standard release language, relevant to most still... More