The Topsy-Turvy Market in Dead People

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 1:30 pm PT
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My post today on The Volokh Conspiracy considers "The Market in Dead People," and the "ghoulish futures market in aging celebrities."  Read it in full here:

https://reason.com/volokh/2018/05/10/the-market-in-dead-people

This is the fourth of five installments of issues raised by my book, The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World.

 

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Privacy Reimagined For A Public World

THE RIGHT OF PUBLICITY: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World

This book from Harvard University Press by Professor Jennifer Rothman traces the history and development of the right of publicity and its current collision course with individual liberty, free speech and copyright law.

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