Lawyers on both sides of R. Kelly case react to not guilty plea The lawyer for several alleged victims and the lawyer for R. Kelly discuss the charges of aggravated criminal sex abuse to which the R&B star pleaded not guilty. Michael Avenatti says it is "outrageous" to suggest alleged victims are lying about the sexual assault, while Steve Greenberg maintains that his client R. Kelly has "done absolutely nothing wrong".
Also referred to as third party rights or underlying rights. The most common releases are model and property releases. They are designed to ensure that the people and owners of the property in the footage gave permission for themselves or their property to be used in a commercial context.
Do I need a release?
You are reporting for a newsworthy event or illustrating a subject of general interest.
This is editorial use
Releases are not necessary. Edit away to your hearts content.
You are helping sell or promote a product, a company, goods, services or raise money.
This is commercial use
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You will need to consider releases.
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