Intellectual Property Law
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Thank you for your post and thank you again for requesting me.Your image is your likeness. You own it. Nobody else can use your likeness without your permission or consent. This is based on a seminal case where a third party used a likeness of VXXXXX XXXXX in a 'Wheel of Fortune" style commercial without her permission. She won even if the image was not quite hers. Here, the elements are far easier to prove as the image IS yours and is not being used with your permission. As someone who knows a bit about this type of law, this goes beyond 'fair use' and goes into infringement of your likeness. This is not criminally illegal, but it violates copyright law and permits you to sue for damages.Good luck.
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