A number of months later, Emily came upon that Jonathan Leder revealed an unauthorized images books (titled EMILY RATAJKOWSKI) utilizing the Polaroids he took of Emily that night time. Though the Polaroids had been particularly (and legally) meant for Darius, Jonathan had by some means discovered a loophole and used them for his personal private achieve regardless. Feeling like part of herself was given away with out her consent (and sure, that is thought of sexual abuse), Emily tried to combat Jonathan with cease-and-desist letters, however finally her legal professionals suggested her that the combat for her physique wasn’t value it.
Emily wrote, “The subsequent day, my lawyer knowledgeable me, on one more billable name, that pursuing the lawsuit, bills apart, could be fruitless. Even when we did ‘win’ in courtroom, all it might imply was that I’d come into possession of the books and perhaps, if I used to be fortunate, be capable of ask for a share of the earnings.”
“And the images are already on the market now. The web is the web,” the lawyer advised her. Jonathan continued to publish images books containing the Polaroids of Emily. And there was nothing Emily might do to cease him.
When The Lower reached out to Jonathan, he replied that the allegations had been “too tawdry and infantile to reply to.” He additionally slut-shamed her, saying, “You do know who we’re speaking about proper? That is the woman that was bare in Treats! journal, and bounced round bare within the Robin Thicke video at the moment. You actually need somebody to imagine she was a sufferer?”