The Italian Law Journal | ItaLJ

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Hybridizations, Contaminations, Triangulations: 
Itineraries in Comparative Law Through the Legal Systems of Italy and Japan

edited by Giorgio F. Colombo

 

The Protection of Our Image:
Between the Right to One’s Own Image and the Right of Publicity

by Pompeo Polito

Through an analysis of the privacy right of publicity (or ‘personality rights’) in the American legal system and the right to one’s own image in the Italian legal system, the author demonstrates the strict analogies that exist between these legal institutions, despite the differences in their origins.   

 

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