Girl Drags Textile Firm To Courtroom For Promoting With Late Daughter’s Photos
Girl Drags Textile Firm To Courtroom For Promoting With Daughter’s Photos
A lady-identified as Hajiya Habiba Aliyu has dragged a textile firm and 5 others to court docket for an alleged infringement on the rights of her late daughter, Nafisa Aliyu whereas looking for N250m for damages.
Habiba claimed that the defendants used her daughter’s footage and artworks on their textile supplies with none permission.
She alleged that the defendants copied the artworks of her late daughter on Fb and used them to draw clients.
Habiba, by way of her counsel, Aliyu Suleiman-Jatau, argued that promoting, advertising and marketing retailing, and distributing of Mudatex Textiles Supplies and merchandise of the opposite 4 defendants with the art work footage of her deceased daughter infringed on her rights.
Different defendants within the swimsuit are a Chinese language nationwide, Ms Ling Haiying; Hongkong Runda Textile Firm Restricted, Mudatex Brothers, Dan Kano and Sani Tahir.
The presiding decide, Justice Sa’adatu Ibrahim-Mark, adjourned the case until December 11, 2020, to listen to the preliminary objection.