2017 DCIFF/WALA Entertainment Law Seminars

DC Independent Film Festival and Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts join forces on Saturday, February 18, 2017, from 2:20 to 5:00 pm, to present

ENTERTAINMENT LAW 101 – Intellectual Property and Beyond  – a macro level discussion about copyright, trademark, fair use, licensing, options, using images/music, WGA registration, releases, film permits, location considerations, and legal considerations for the use of drones in production, and ENTERTAINMENT LAW 202 – Funding, Contracts, Litigation, and Best Practices – exploring  funding, contracts, overview of litigation process in settling disputes, business organizations, insurance, employment issues, and some best practices.

Presenters include John M. Mason (Copyright Counselors LLC and Mason Literary), Janet Fries (Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP) & Ken Kaufman (Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP), Brian Frankel (Brian Frankel Law Firm and Arune LLC), Josh Carpenter (AOL, Inc.), and Laura Possesskey (Gura & Possesskey PLLC). 

Register Today! Entertainment Law 101, and  Entertainment Law 202

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