Mark J. Davis, entertainment/copyright attorney and author of "The Teacher's Guide to Copyright" and "Legal Issues in the Music Industry," will present the first in a series of legal workshops for Works In Progress Louisiana.
DESCRIPTION: This workshop is designed specifically for musicians, songwriters, performers, writers and other creative professionals who want to protect their intellectual property and creative work from theft and illegal duplication.
Saturday, October 8, 2016 @ Tipitina's Music Office Co-Op - 700 Texas Street, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Saturday, October 15, 2016 @ Tipitina's Music Office Co-op - 502 N. 2nd Street, Monroe, Louisiana 71201
Saturday, October 29, 2016 @ Northwestern State University, Art History Lecture Room 206 at the New Fine Arts Building , Natchitoches, LA 71457 (Click HERE for NSU campus map)
TIME: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
What is copyright?
The 6 Exclusive Rights
Trademarks, Patents & Trade Secrets
Duration of protection
Poor Man's Copyright
Fair Use (It ain't what you think it is)
Admission is free for creative professionals who live/work in North Louisiana.
Seating is limited.
This workshop is sponsored in part by a generous grant from the Community Foundation of North Louisiana.