THE IPG's Legal Lunch. SPACE IS LIMITED. CHOOSE A PROGRAM AND ENROLL ......
Did you ever want to sit down for 2 hours with an experienced art and entertainment lawyer and have them give you a thorough run-down on the key legal concerns which are affecting your business? Enrollment for Each Date is limited to 15 Attendees. To Sign Up, Call the Office at 202-466-2787. Free Parking is available at 1050 30th Street, The Foundry Garage. (Note: The Secretary must validate your ticket before you leave the office). Bring your lunch. Come Ready To Learn. Bring your questions. Soft Drinks will be provided.
Reservations: $105.00 Per Date. $20 Discount for APA, AIGA, ADCMW, GAG, WHNPA members. (Cancellation must be made at least 1 week before the seminar or the registration fee will be forfeited).
Successful Strategies for Copyright Infringement
(Call the Office for Enrollment Reservation) Speaker: Silverberg, Esq.
Date To Be Announced 2013 12 p.m to 2:00 pm (2nd Floor Conference Room)
This 2 hour seminar will include 1.5 hours on how registration will and will not affect your copyright claims, how to set up an effective and affordable registration program, what materials should be retained to support an infringement claim, what to do (and what not to do) when learning of a claim, the legal rules for determining claim merit, what you are or may be entitled to recover (or not recover) when making a claim, practical and legal limitations which concern claim prosecution, how to assess the benefits and costs of proceedings, knowing what claims will and will not work. 5 hours question and answer.
Licensing Agreements (Call the Office For Enrollment Reservation) Speaker: Silverberg, Esq.
Date to Be Announced
This 2 hour seminar will cover the essential ingredients of Licensing agreements. Party identification, rights and license grants, restrictive covenants, approval reviews, attribution and trademark protection provisions, advances and royalties, auditing provisions, terminations and reversions, indemnifications, and enforcement. Focus will be given not merely to the legal language contained in license agreements, but to the practical effects of the provisions on the licensing relationship. Includes a FREE license form.
Rights Clearance Workshop (What Forms: Why You Need Them, and How to Draft Them) Speaker to Be Announced.
Monday, October 28, 2013
This 2 hour seminar will cover the commonly confronted rights clearance areas of copyright, trademark, rights of publicity, privacy, and defamation. We will address why, and when, each clearance is needed, and what must be said in each clearance form to obtain the clearances that are necessary. Focus will be given to not merely the legal standards, but to practical information that may be critical to a successful clearance practice. (Includes Free -1YR Forms: 1) Privacy and Publicity Release, 2) Trademark Clearance, 3) Rights Acquisition.
Copyright Basics: You Will Know The Basics When You Leave the Room. Speaker, Silveberg Esq.
This 2 hour seminar will cover copyrightability of content, rights ownership (sole authorship, joint authorship, and work for hire), copyright duration, transfers and licenses, registration and notice, and basics of infringement. (2nd Floor Conference Room).
Date to Be Announced