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September 11, 2015

IP Issues for Musicians

Beverly Hills Bar Association

IP, Internet, New Media Section and the Entertainment Section present:


The panelists will discuss intellectual property issues that may arise for your musician, composer, songwriter, record company and music publisher clients, including developments and court decisions in copyright and trademark law, current changes in licensing practices to meet the new technological landscape, digital services and changes in deal-making and their impact on the performing rights societies.


Cheryl Hodgson, founder of Hodgson Legal


Steven Winogradsky, partner in Winogradsky/Sobel


Jeff Brabec, Vice President of Business Affairs for BMG


Todd Brabec, entertainment law attorney, award-winning author of Music, Money and Success, and former ASCAP Executive Vice President and Worldwide Director of Membership

Friday, September 11, 2015
Registration / Lunch: 12:00 p.m. | Program: 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Beverly Hills Bar Association

9420 Wilshire Boulevard, Second Floor, Beverly Hills, CA  90212
(Parking at 241 North Canon Drive)


This event is free for members of The Order of Distinguished Attorneys

$25 - BHBA that Join / Renew Now*
$80 - BHBA Members who pay in advance
$225 – Non-BHBA Members who pay in advance
* ($25 more for each at the door)

Non-BHBA Members who join by 9/25/15 will save $200

*Minimum 24 Hours – Refund with 48 hours notice – Raincheck with 24 hours notice

                        Brian Schaller, Esq. – IP Section Chair                      Azita Mirzaian, Esq. – IP Vice Chair


S. Martin Keleti, Esq. –  Program Chair and Moderator       Debbie Perry, Esq. – Program Chair


     Susannah Jeffers, Esq. - Entertainment Section Chair       Leigh Leshner, Esq. - Entertainment


This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of One Hour of Participatory Credit and the Beverly Hills Bar Association certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.

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