I've never spoken to Ms. Hess, and it's no secret I support (and have endorsed) one of her opponents. So imagine my surprise when two of my copyrighted photos showed up on an attack mailer her campaign sent out to Republicans in the district today.
Here's the page one of Hess' flyer:
Now here's my original copyrighted photo:
Here's page 2 of Hess' flyer:
Here's my original copyrighted photo:
You would think 25-year veteran of the LA City Attorney's office would have a better understanding of copyright law, but apparently not. I've contacted the LA Ethics Commission. They will be opening an investigation on Monday.