Month: July 2014

Are Commissioned Advertising Photographs Exclusive to the Client? Orvec International Ltd v Linfoots Ltd

Not always, according to a recent judgment in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC). His Honour Judge Hacon found that product shots of airline accessories commissioned by the client advertiser (Orvec) for its website and print advertising could lawfully be supplied to a competitor of the client by the advertising agency which created the photographs …   Read more