The long-awaited Image Rights legislation in Guernsey has now
been published and, subject to the Guernsey legislature passing it
into law next month, will be in force as of 3 December 2012.
Guernsey is the first jurisdiction to create a registrable
image, enabling effective management and control of the commercial
use of a person's identity, and images associated with that person,
including distinctive expressions, characteristics or
Collas Crill's intellectual property specialists are among the
architects of this robust and innovative new law, which draws on
both trademark and copyright principles.
This legislation allows celebrities, sports professionals, teams
and other media personalities - both living and dead - to structure
their image rights in Guernsey, safe in the knowledge that there is
a clear legislative framework.
Here, our experts summarise what the
legislation means in both legal
The States of Guernsey complete
legislation document will be available
To discuss your image rights requirements or register your
application please contact email@example.com