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Right of Publicity in New York

November 21, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Location: Zoom 

This class will cover the right of publicity in New York, which is an individual’s right to control the commercial use of their likeness. We will discuss how the right of publicity has evolved in New York, what rights public and private figures have over their name, image, likeness, and voice, and what artists need to be aware of when creating works that depict real people.

Instructors: VLA Legal Externs

Membership Discount Code: For members, please contact registrations@vlany.org to receive your discount code, which will allow you to view and purchase the ticket.

$5 Students and Artists Over Sixty
$10 VLA Members (Artists and Attorneys)
$15 General Admission

Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

Webinar Access and Recording: Participants will receive an email in advance with instructions to access. Please note that this is a live webinar. We are unable to distribute a recording of this presentation if you cannot attend. To view VLA’s library of on-demand videos, click here.


November 21, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


NY United States


Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
(212) 319 - 2787
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