1 Analyses of this case by attorneys

  1. Can We Publish This Photo?

    Davis Wright Tremaine LLPJim RosenfeldNovember 22, 2012

    The Court further reasoned that Maya’s use “negatively affected both the potential and actual markets for the couple’s photos.”The Sixth Circuit – The “Hot News Babe”Only two days later, in Balsley v. LFP, Inc., 691 F.3d 747 (6th Cir. 2012), the Sixth Circuit affirmed a jury verdict against Hustler Magazine for copyright infringement after it published photos of local Ohio news anchor Catherine Bosley dancing nude in a “wet t-shirt” contest while on vacation in Florida. During the contest, an amateur photographer took pictures of Bosley as she undressed on top of a bar, and later published the images on his website.