claiming she had "no right" to use his work as part of a quickly pulled T-shirt line that has been met with overwhelming backlash, TMZreported Wednesday.
Pereira's suit centers on the photographer's fucking perfect shot of 2Pac, Biggie, and Redman featuring a well-placed middle finger. Kendall and Kylie Jenner's controversial T-shirt collection used a cropped version of the image, altering it further with the addition of Kendall's face.Image via Someone Else's Very Bad Idea
To this day, no one really understands what the point of this T-shirt line even was. Seriously, who cleared this shit?
The line—which also featured altered images of Metallica, Kiss, Ozzy, Jim Morrison, and more—previously inspired a lawsuit from photographer Michael Miller. Miller alleged he had "at no time" been notified by Kendall and Kylie’s team about authorizing the use of his 2Pac photo.
In a subsequent statement, the Kendall + Kylie brand called the copyright infringement claims "baseless" and said they only sold two shirts before pulling the line. "There has been no infringement or violation of anyone's rights," the statement said.Read more at Complex