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Intellectual Property Law:Text, Cases, and Materials

Intellectual Property Law:: Text, Cases, and Materials (3rd edn)

Tanya Aplin and Jennifer Davis
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date: 25 September 2022

p. 54210. Privacy, Personality, and Publicitylocked

p. 54210. Privacy, Personality, and Publicitylocked

  • Tanya AplinTanya AplinLecturer in Law, School of Law, King’s College, London
  •  and Jennifer DavisJennifer DavisFellow of Wolfson College, Cambridge

Abstract

All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. This chapter examines the protection of privacy, personality, and publicity interests. It considers: the law of privacy and the extent to which individuals can control the use or disclosure of their personal and private information; character and personality merchandising and the ways in which the law of registered and unregistered trade marks protects these interests; and the controversial question of whether individuals can and should be able to prevent the commercial exploitation of their personality and image through a separate publicity right.

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