GETTY IMAGES FENDS OFF CMI CLAIM IN SOURCE CREDIT RELYING ON EQUITABLE ESTOPPEL

Getty Images successfully had a case against it dismissed by a federal judge in the Southern District of New York in which another image distributor, Zuma Press accused it of copyright infringement and of altering copyright management information by not including its information in the source credit of the digital content and sought substantial statutory […]

GETTY IMAGES FENDS OFF CMI CLAIM

GETTY IMAGES FENDS OFF CMI CLAIM IN SOURCE CREDIT RELYING ON EQUITABLE ESTOPPEL Zuma Press, Inc. V. Getty Images (US), Inc., No. 16 CIV. 6110, 17 CIV. 5832, 2018 WL 4830086 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 4, 2018) by Nancy Wolff, DMLA Counsel Getty Images successfully had a case against it dismissed by a federal judge in the […]

IPTC fields now show next to the image in Google Images

From CEPIC: On 26 September, Google launched an important change in showing images online : creator and credit of photos as filled in the IPTC fields will now be displayed next to the image in Google Images. Link to Google Blog Post announcing the change Google’ new development to show Author and Credit Line on Google […]

CEPIC submits EU antitrust complaint against Google Images

PACA, along with the other U.S. associations mentioned below, joined this antitrust complaint as there was no viable option here in the United States for fighting Google’s revised search engine results.  Due to our less restrictive anti-trust laws and favorable decisions for Google in 9th circuit, bringing a similar case against Google stateside would be […]