Nicoleta Rodica Dominte*
"Registered personality" and "registered images" are notions stipulated in Image Rights (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Ordinance, 2012. Though, image rights are an object of Intellectual Property Law, which have been registered at the Intellectual Property Office from Guernsey since December 2012. The owner of an image right is a personnage, which can be a natural person, a legal person, a joint personality, a group, a fictional character.
The idea of a registered personality is not a new concept that was framed on the background of publicity rights in USA and the conflict with copyright law in Europe. However, it was legislated, as an object of Intellectual Property Law for the first time