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How The Hurt Locker Case Put Life Rights in the Spotlight

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  • June 06, 2018
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In March of 2010, Master Sgt. Jeffrey S. Sarver sued the makers of the film The Hurt Locker, alleging the movie was based on his life without his consent, thus misappropriating his likeness, infringing his rights of publicity, and...

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Legal Considerations For Option/Purchase Of Life Rights

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  • October 18, 2012
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No one owns their life story. Personal facts, historical events, names, ideas and themes cannot be copyrighted. So, for a producer wanting to tell the story, in any medium, of someone either living or dead, it is not necessary...

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