Dua Lipa accepts the Greatest Pop Vocal Album for ‘Future Nostalgia’ onstage through the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards at Los Angeles Conference Heart on March 14, 2021 in Los Angeles, California.
Dua Lipa is going through a lawsuit after allegedly sharing a paparazzi-snapped picture of herself to her Instagram.
Per Billboard, Integral Pictures filed an eight-page lawsuit towards the pop star on Tuesday (July 6), claiming copyright infringement as a result of she did so “with out permission or authorization.” The corporate writes that the “Levitating” singer shared one among their pictures, wherein the singer is leaving an airport carrying a big hat, with out permission and that it’s going to search $150,000 in damages.
The picture in query was shared on Lipa’s Instagram account in February 2019. It’s not on her Instagram web page. Integral Pictures has argued that the singer makes use of her platform on the social media web page as a advertising and marketing device.
“The account is monetized in that it comprises content material designed to build up followers who’re directed to, through hyperlink and/or commercial, devour and buy Defendant’s content material, Defendant earnings from these actions,” a part of the submitting reads.
The damages it seeks are to cowl litigation prices and legal professional charges in addition to an order stopping the singer from committing future acts of copyright infringement as they allege.