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Ratajkowski Hit With Another Copyright Suit Over Instagram Post

June 14, 2022, 3:49 PM

Model Emily Ratajkowski is facing a copyright infringement lawsuit in New York federal court for allegedly posting photos of herself on Instagram in 2019 without the photographer’s authorization.

Edward Opinaldo took two photos of Ratajkowski exiting a building in New York City in June 2019 and registered the copyrights a month later, according to the complaint filed Monday in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Ratajkowski allegedly posted the photos on her Instagram page, @emrata, the same day they were taken. The post appears to have been removed.

Opinaldo is seeking either statutory damages of ...