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Recovery Service

Someone infringing your work? We'll assess your claim at no cost!

ImageRights will manage your claims, front your legal expenses and provide you world-class attorneys from our global legal network.

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Discovery Service

We alert you when we identify uses of your work.

Sightings are filtered, sorted and ranked.

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Copyright Registration

Timely registration with the US Copyright Office can provide recourse to attorney's fees and up to $150,000 per infringed image.

USCO Registration encouraged for photographers worldwide.

Benefits of Copyright Registration

About ImageRights International, Inc.

Founded by photographers for photographers.

ImageRights International provides intelligent image search and copyright enforcement services to photo agencies and professional photographers worldwide to ensure that their intellectual property rights are protected and that they are compensated for the unauthorized use of their photos and other visual content. Through its in-house license compliance team and global network of legal partners and copyright experts, ImageRights effectively and efficiently negotiates and collects fees, directly or through court proceedings as necessary, without its clients bearing any of the upfront costs or financial risks associated with pursuing such claims. ImageRights, the only company to have fully automated copyright registration with the US Copyright Office, has made copyright enforcement a truly integrated component of its clients' daily workflow. ImageRights, founded in 2008, is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with offices in Seattle, Washington, and Berlin, Germany.

ImageRights is a proud supporter of the APA (, ASMP (, ASPP (, CEPIC (, Editorial Photographers United Kingdom and Ireland ( and the Digital Media Licensing Association (DMLA).

The internet is creating new challenges for intellectual property owners and our cooperation with ImageRights is an innovative step to help them maintain and enforce their rights.

Sylvio Schiller,
co-founder and managing partner at intellectual property Law firm [F200] A/S/G Lawyer GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Recipient of the title of Fachanwalt für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz (Approved Expert Lawyer for Intellectual Property Law).