Armand J. (A.J.) Zottola

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Businesses often have a need to make use of photographs as decorative art, for illustration, in connection with programs, events, or seminars, or for other purposes. For photographs not created by the respective business, the question arises whether photos from other sources can be used without first obtaining a license. The general answer is no. United States copyright law provides certain rights to the owner of the work of authorship that include the exclusive rights…
Even in this age of online, social media and mobile advertising, advertisers continue to look to advertising agencies or other outside service providers for assistance. Agencies today are not only assisting with development of digital creative materials, but also with advertisement placement, serving, and delivery. However, today more than ever you are your brother’s (or sister’s) keeper and advertisers need to be aware of the legal risks and issues associated with relying upon third parties in…