Event Details

WALA Members!!
Please join the DC Independent Film Festival and Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts on:

Saturday February 17, 2018
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

ENTERTAINMENT LAW 101 – Contracts, Intellectual Property and Beyond

Join WALA attorneys for a macro level d,iscussion about contracts, copyright, fair use, work for hire, licensing, registration, releases, trademarks, and other legal topics of importance for creative professionals.

Speaking Attorneys:
John Mason, Copyright Counselors, WALA Board President (Moderator)
Janet Fries, Drinker Biddle, WALA Board Vice-President
Joshua Carpenter, AOL Inc., WALA Board

No registrations needed.
First come, first served basis via the sign in sheet upon arrival to Entertainment Law 101 session.

Saturday February 17, 2018
3:30-5:00 PM

WALA Intellectual Property Drop-In Clinic w/ Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason Law

Sponsors: WALA, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason Law

Drop-in clinic on Intellectual Property with team of IP law students from the Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University under the direction of Sandra Aistars, Clinical Professor of Law.

During DCIFF, under the supervision of WALA Board President John Mason (Copyright Counselors), GMU IP law students will conduct intake interviews to help filmmakers: (1) determine the scope and nature of legal help they might need; (2) determine if they might need a referral to an attorney within WALA’s system; and (3) explain qualifications for pro bono and low bono legal services from WALA.

For more information and a full list of DC Independent Film Festival Panels and Seminars please visit: http://dciff-indie.org/

Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts

  • When: Sat Feb. 17
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

  • Address: 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW
    Washington DC,US 20004

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