About Demetriusz Wenglarczyk

Case Manager in PhotoClaim. Law graduate and copyright law enthusiast. "One of my goals is to help photographers protect their copyrights so they can focus on what they love doing."

Celebrity Jessica Simpson, to pay damages for copyright infringement?

2018-12-10T11:57:15+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Celebrity Jessica Simpson could not predict that uploading a photograph of herself on social media could make her pay damages for copyright infringement. Although she could have learnt a lesson from Bruno Mars’ recent infringement case, couldn’t she? Rita Mehesz What’s the story? The photograph shows Simpson [...]

‘I found it on Google’ +10 other excuses used by photo infringers.

2018-12-10T11:57:15+00:00January 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

So here is a scenario: your photo was stolen and you want to do something about it. Let's assume that you send a message to photo infringers with a request to remove it from their website – most probably they won't even respond. But if they do – brace yourselves.  You wouldn’t believe the logic [...]

Why Bruno Mars is being sued for copyright infringement?

2018-12-10T11:57:15+00:00December 1st, 2017|Tags: , , |

Photographer Catherine McGann filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Bruno Mars and his record label, Warner Music, after the singer posted a childhood photo of himself on Instagram and other social media platforms. Photo by Gallks Over 1,2 milion That is how many times the photo has been [...]