October 3, 2022


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How a US Court Ruled Whether France's Right of Publicity Law Is Descendible

Battles about celebrities’ estates usually end up in litigation, but a modern court docket ruling involving the estate of French oceanic explorer, environmentalist and documentary filmmaker Jacques Cousteau incorporated a not-usually-seen right of publicity consideration: how a U.S. court docket determines whether or not right-of-publicity safety in yet another country is descendible.