right of publicity

right of pu·​blic·​i·​ty

Legal Definition of right of publicity

: the right to prevent unauthorized use of one's name or likeness by a third person for commercial benefit

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“Right of publicity.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/right%20of%20publicity. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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