Models Launch Class Action Over Image Use In Ads

Law360, Los Angeles (October 24, 2013, 10:25 PM EDT) -- A group of models on Thursday filed a proposed class action in New York Supreme Court against at least seven agencies, two advertising firms, Loreal USA Inc. and the owner of Procter & Gamble, saying the companies had breached their contracts and cheated the models out of money with the repeated use of their photos.

At least 10 models filed suit against the agencies, including Wilhemina Models Inc., Ford Models Inc. and Elite Model Management New York LLC, alleging they had collected checks from ad agencies...
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