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Baek Ji Young, known to kdrama fans as "The Queen of the Ost," wasrecently awarded partial damages in her second lawsuit against a plasticsurgery clinic. The lawsuit sought financial damages because herphotograph was used without her permission to advertise plastic surgeryservices.
In this case, the Seoul Central District Court ordered the surgeon topay Baek Ji Young $3,600 for using photographs of her in a bikini topromote his liposuction services. The photos were taken withoutpermission from her online shopping site. The singer had originallyasked for ten times the amount of the financial award, but the courtlowered the damages to $3,600.
Only last month, Baek Ji Young and actress Nam Gyuri also won partialdamages in a similar case because their photos were used to promoteanother cosmetic surgery clinic
Recently, solo singer Baek Ji Young won another lawsuit against a plastic surgeon. The Seoul Central District Court ordered this surgeon in question to “pay 4 million won (approximately 3,600 USD) to Baek Ji Young.”
From 2010 to 2012, this plastic surgeon used four photos of Baek Ji Young in bikini wear to promote liposuction procedure on the clinic’s online blog. The photos were taken without permission from Baek Ji Young’s online shopping mall website.
Regarding the singer’s lawsuit, the court decided to award Baek Ji Young one tenth of her original claim, which was 40 million won (approximately 36,000 USD).
Netizens that heard this news commented, “That doctor definitely was wrong to use those pictures,” “Obvious outcome,” and “Baek Ji Young fighting
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Park Ji Min's face is catching much attention.
In recent online community forum, several pictures were posted under 'Park Ji Min who recently got double-eyelid plastic surgery.'
The pictures were from SBS "Midnight TV Entertainment" aired on July 10. On this day, Lee Hi, Baek Ah Yeon, Akdong Musician, and other stars of the program "K-Pop Star" came out.
Season 1's winner Park Ji Min caught the most attention. Her chubby and innocent face from back then was gone and she appeared skinnier with double-eyelid surgery that had not settled in yet.
When Park Ji Min was asked, "How many kg did you lose?," she simply sighed and said, "People are all so skinny."
Park Ji Min is now part of a girl duo group 15& with Baek Ye Rin
Baek Ji-young (left) and Nam Gyoo-ri
Singer Baek Ji-young and actress Nam Gyoo-ri on Monday won damages from a plastic surgery clinic that had used their photos for advertising without their permission. The Seoul Central District Court on Monday ordered the clinic's owner to pay them each W5 million (US$1=W1,165).
The court found the owner guilty of infringing the rights of the celebrities for profit by posting their photos on the clinic's blog without their permission.
Earlier, actor Jang Dong-gun and 15 other entertainment figures filed a similar lawsuit against an eye doctor but lost the case because the court found their photos were posted by a contracted third party.
At present, girl group Wonder Girls, some members of Girls' Generation and actress Su-ae are suing a dentist in Gangnam for W220 million for using their photos and names without their permission
Singer Baek Ji-young will receive 5 million won ($4,320) from a local plastic surgery clinic, according to Seoul Central District Court yesterday.
Baek previously filed suit against the clinic after staff used a photo of her for online promotions without her consent.
"Although the posts seems to be reviewing television programs, they are actually part of a marketing strategies developed by the clinic", the court said. "If the photos continue to be used without consent, the value of Baek as a model will only fall".
Actress Nam Gyoo-ri of SBS drama "49 Days" also sued the clinic and won an award of 5 million won for similar reasons.
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Artists Baek Ji Young and Nam Gyuri will be compensated for a plastic surgeon's violation of publicity rights in his illegal use of the stars' photos in advertising his practice.
On June 24, it was reported that the court has ruled a $5,000 of payment by the plastic surgeon to Baej Ji Young and Nam Gyuri.
The judge stated that the associates at the plastic surgery clinic used the celebrities' photos on their blogs in a deliberate attempt to market and advertise the clinic without proper consent of the public figures. As such, Baek Ji Young and Nam Gyuri's general value as advertising models have taken a hit.
The right of publicity applies to well-known public figures and refers to their ownership of their images