Internet Images and Copyrights: Be Aware
by Martha L. Arias, Internet Business Law Services
…[In Agence France Presse v. Morel – against Getty Images (US) Inc., et al., 769 F Supp. 2d 295 NY Dist. Ct. 2011,] the court held that although Twitter encourages and allows re-use of content, this does not necessarily mean that Twitter or Twitpic users may license photographs found in its pages to other users. …
For full text of the legal analysis, see Internet Images and Copyrights: Be Aware : Internet Business Law. Thank you to Kevin Pomfret for the heads-up.