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USING MUSIC IN DIGITAL MEDIA: BUSINESS AND LEGAL ISSUES

Lunch Program on Wednesday – June 16, 2010
(12 – 12:30 p.m. lunch, 12:30 -2 p.m. program)
(re-scheduled from February 26 snow day, non-CLE)
at the New York City Bar Association Building, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY
(between Fifth and Sixth Avenues in mid-town Manhattan)

Co-sponsored by:
The New York State Bar Association's Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section
- Television and Radio Committee
Co-Chairs: Pamela Jones and Barry Skidelsky
- Motion Picture Committee
Co-Chairs: Steve Rodner and Mary Ann Zimmer

and

The New York City Bar Association
- Copyright Law Committee
Chair: Joel Hecker

Speakers: David Oxenford and Robert Driscoll of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

In today’s digital world, more and more companies want to use music for their business purposes – whether as the primary focus of an entertainment web-site, the background to a commercial or video, or otherwise.

This non-CLE program will focus on business and legal issues regarding the use of music in digital media, and discuss related rights and clearances that need to be obtained, other steps one should take to minimize potential legal liability, and current controversies that remain to be resolved by the Courts and Congress.

Registration:
Program Fee, including lunch, is $35 for members for either the NYSBA or the NYCBA.

$40 for all others.

Space is limited, so please register ASAP on-line at:

http://www.nycbar.org/EventsCalendar/show_event.php?eventid=1377

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