Photos Are Intellectual Property But ‘Stolen’ All the Time

Kennith Bogan

There is been a the latest uptick in the variety of Fla. organizations accused of copyright infringement, alleging they utilised web site pics without the legitimate owner’s permission.

CHICAGO – It is not strange for Shannon Hall to be scrolling by means of her social media news feeds and obtain agents from other firms sharing listing pics that belong to her agents. “I obtain pictures weekly that agents share on Facebook or Instagram from their personalized and business web pages,” says Hall, broker-proprietor of Dwellings by Rudy & Hall, exterior of Detroit. “A large amount of them really do not know they just can’t use pictures they really do not personal.”

When she spots a photo that she thinks an agent doesn’t have the legal rights or license to use, she tends to make a simply call. She explains the situation and asks them to get rid of the photo

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