Use of photo for political ad raises fair use issues

The copyright owner of a photo of two men used without permission in a mailer against same-sex unions has a strong case if she decides to sue, writes Marie-Andree Weiss, an attorney specializing in intellectual property.

Pulbic Advocate, the group using the photo, claims that it is making fair use of  the photo under parody. -db

From a commentary for the Citizen Media Law Project, August 13, 2012, by Marie-Andree Weiss.

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