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    OLG Frankfurt rules on influencer labelling requirement for sponsored travel

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    Summary With today’s decision, the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main has prohibited an influencer and YouTuber from presenting pictures of herself on her Instagram account on her Instagram account, tagging accounts or products without these tagging these publications as advertising. The facts of the crime The applicant runs a publishing house. The local […] More

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    Streamer/Influencer: Address of the agency/manager in the imprint?

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    Imprint obligation quo vadis? I have already written a lot about the imprint obligation here on the blog. Most of the information should be found through the search. The fact that in the vast majority of cases YouTube channels and Twitch streamers are subject to the imprint obligation is quite clear. Since larger streamers or […] More

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    Police officers also have a right to their own image

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    Again and again I have to make it clear to clients who stream videos on Twitch or on YouTube that everyone has a right to their own image and thus explicitly or at least implicitly consent to publication on these platforms. Must. The exceptions to this basic rule are extremely thinly sown. A recent ruling […] More

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    BGH on Liability for Video Uploads of Third Parties

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    The Federal Court of Justice has delivered an interesting verdict on the question of liability for video uploads of third parties! The decision was about the following facts: The MDR published untrue facts in a television article, just as it can happen to any streamer or YouTuber. He was warned about this. The lawsuit against […] More

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    YouTube: Basic Thoughts on Self-Employment and Professionalization

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    While I am still tinkering with the improvements of my skills as a YouTuber (a more professional microphone has already been purchased), I have thought a few things in today’s video about what to consider, for example, if you want to become self-employed as an esports team or as a streamer/YouTuber or if you are […] More