Bethenny Frankel wants to take TikTok to court.
The Real Housewives of New York City alum is suing TikTok over ads that allegedly used her image and likeness to sell counterfeit products with her permission, according to court documentsE! obtained the file on Oct. 6. News.
Frankel claims that she was the plaintiff in a class action lawsuit. “reputation and brand”It is possible to be “damaged and tarnished”by the unauthorized marketing. According to her, TikTok ignored her requests to remove these ads.
According to the suit “In one instance when Ms. Frankel posted a video warning consumers of the unauthorized and illegal use of her persona to sell counterfeit goods—with the intent to inform consumers of the deception—TikTok, ironically, removed Ms. Frankel’s content as ‘abusive.'”
E! News reached out to TikTok but has not received a response.
E! News obtained Frankel’s press release, which was issued by her law firm. News: Frankel stated that she has learned that the alleged misuses of image and likeness are a problem. “widespread issue affecting creators of all sizes across the space,”She also filed for other content creators.