Chipotle’s $2.2 billion lawsuit: 5 ways you can avoid the risk of asset rights litigation

In January 2017, a California woman filed a lawsuit against Chipotle Mexican Grill, its founder and CEO Steve Ells, and photographer Steve Adams in the amount of $2,237,633,000 for unauthorized use of her image in their advertising. If you use … Continue reading

DMN One on One Podcast with Tarek Fadel: Advertisers & Content Ownership

Tarek Fadel sat down recently with DMN to discuss rights management and the challenges marketers face in navigating complex rights issues for their content. Listen to the interview here:  

MarTech.Zone Breaking News: Rights Cloud by FADEL

RIGHTS CLOUD: AUTOMATE CONTENT RIGHTS CLEARANCE IN REAL TIME By: Douglas Karr ­Earlier this year, it’s alleged that Chipotle took a photo of a Sacramento patron without their permission and then distributed it throughout their marketing collateral. The pending suit … Continue reading

Mobile Marketing Watch Announces Ad Industry First with Rights Cloud™

AD INDUSTRY FIRST: FADEL LAUNCHES RIGHTS CLOUD By: Emma Martin Ahead of the weekend, FADEL — a longtime provider of innovative cloud-based IP rights and royalty management for powerhouse brands like Pearson Education — announced the release of Rights Cloud. … Continue reading

MediaPost Reports FADEL’s Entry into Advertising Space with Rights Cloud™

FADEL ENTERS ADVERTISING SPACE, AUTOMATES DIGITAL ASSET DISTRIBUTION RIGHTS By: Laurie Sullivan Automating rights and royalty management has been a challenge for most, but FADEL–a decade-old company working with Chronicle Books, F5, Pearson Education and Ogilvy–will now support advertisers with a … Continue reading