Personality rights

Often said to be “in the neighborhood” of copyright, personality rights include all the rights designed to protect the image of a person, i.e. his/her image itself (photography) but also his/her moving image, likeness, name, voice, signature, sports achievements, etc.

In this context, Soulier Avocats’ expertise covers, in particular:

  • legal assistance and defense against violations of the personality rights of celebrities from sports, from the web, from the entertainment industry, etc. ;
  • legal assistance and advice in the preparation of contracts for the use of publicity rights: Individual image (personality) / collective image (sports teams) / associated image (image of the sportsman associated with the image, name, emblems and other distinctive signs of the employer);
  • legal assistance and counsel in the preparation of consents for photo and video shootings, etc.