Getty Images disappointed at $1.2m Morel verdict

Olivier Laurent - 24 November 2013

Less than 48 hours after freelance photographer won his 46-month case against Agence France-Presse and Getty Images, the stock agency's general counsel has spoken out calling the jury's decision "disappointing". He speaks to BJP

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Jury finds Agence France-Presse, Getty Images guilty of wilful copyright infringement, awards $1.22m to photojournalist

Olivier Laurent - 23 November 2013

Freelance photojournalist Daniel Morel has been awarded $1.22m in damages after a jury found Agence France-Presse and Getty Images had wilfully infringed on his copyright by sourcing from Twitter and distributing the photographer's images of the 2010 Haiti earthquake

AFP v Morel: Judge reconsiders potential damages

Olivier Laurent - 23 May 2013

Daniel Morel has been dealt a blow in his three-year-long legal battle against Agence France-Presse and Getty Images after a judge has reconsidered the amount of statutory damages the freelance photographer will be able to claim

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AFP v Morel case to be judged in September

Olivier Laurent - 21 March 2013

The long-awaited trial by jury in the Agence France-Presse v Daniel Morel copyright case will start in September, BJP has been told

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Agence France-Presse infringed on photographer’s copyright in landmark Twitter case

Olivier Laurent - 15 January 2013

A judge has found in favour of freelance photographer Daniel Morel, who argued that Agence France-Presse, as well as The Washington Post, had infringed on his copyright by distributing images he had uploaded to Twitter

Agence France-Presse infringed on photographer’s copyright in landmark Twitter case

Olivier Laurent - 15 January 2013

A judge has found in favour of freelance photographer Daniel Morel, who argued that Agence France-Presse, as well as The Washington Post, had infringed on his copyright by distributing images he had uploaded to Twitter

More than $120,000,000 at stake in AFP v. Morel case

Olivier Laurent - 1 May 2012

"[Agence France-Presse] got caught with a hand in the cookie jar and will have to pay." This statement, written in 2010 by an AFP photo desk editor, could become reality if a judge finds in favour of freelance photographer Daniel Morel in his two-year-long case against the French photo agency and its partner, Getty Images

AFP v. Morel: Both parties moving for summary judgment

Olivier Laurent - 18 January 2012

Freelance photographer Daniel Morel, Agence France-Presse and Getty Images are now moving for a summary judgment in the two-year-old case

AFP v. Morel trial date set

Olivier Laurent - 4 May 2011

CNN is the latest news organisation to settle its case against Daniel Morel, as the freelance photographer is set to face Agence France Presse and Getty Images in court this summer, BJP can confirm

AFP v. Morel continues as case moves to discovery phase

Olivier Laurent - 16 March 2011

Freelance photographer Daniel Morel's case against Agence France Presse and Getty Images is now in its pre-trial phase, BJP understands