I made a final-artwork design for a game application when i was working for an ad agency and decided to resign one month ago. however in the end, our client decided not to use it.
today my agency called me and asked me to give them all of the final artwork (i know that they are trying to re-use it for other client) the risk is I will not get any credit, but the new designer who took my place will…
> You can still use this artwork in your portfolio.
Not necessarily. Again, contract with the employer.
When you work for a company, the work that you produce isn’t *yours*, it’s the company’s. I’d argue in *most* cases you need special permission to use it in your portfolio (which most employers are willing to give provided you say, “produced while working at _______”).