LSG'S LIBERMAN IS CO-CHAIR OF NEW MIDWEST CHAPTER OF COPYRIGHT SOCIETY OF THE USA - FIRST EVENT TO BE HELD ON 10/30
LSG Associate, Heather R. Liberman, was selected to co-chair the Midwest Chapter of the Copyright Society of the USA along with attorneys Bill Frankel and Connect Error:Too many connectionsdb error Rochelle Claerbaut. The Copyright Society is a national organization comprised of attorneys and business people that promotes education and advancements in the area of copyright law.
The first event of the new chapter will be:
A Review and Analysis of the Basics
Please join Midwest Chapter Co-Chairs Bill Frankel, Rochelle Claerbaut, and Heather Liberman for the Chapter's first meeting of our 2014-2015 season. The event will be held in conjunction with the Chicago Bar Association Creative Arts Committee.
Date: October 30, 2014 Time: 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM Location: Chicago Bar Association | 321 South Plymouth Court | Room will be posted at the CBA on the day of the event
Speakers: Bill McGrath, Member, Davis McGrath LLC and Len Rubin, Of Counsel, Quarrey & Harrow
LSG'S LIBERMAN WILL PARTICIPATE IN ABA WEBINAR ON TRADEMARK CASES
LSG Associate Heather Liberman will be a panelist on a American Bar Association webinar on October 1, 2014 from 1-2:30pm. The program will cover cases that were heard by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) this year. Liberman and other panel participants will:
Highlight key cases and decisions from June 2013 to June 2014
Discuss the facts, issues, and outcomes of each case
Provide helpful tips for similar cases in the future
More info on the panel and how to register for the webinar HERE.
LGS'S LIBERMAN TO PRESENT AT COOK COUNTY LAW LIBRARY
The Cook County Law Library, in collaboration with the Illinois Artisans Program, Lawyers for the Creative Arts, and Leavens, Strand, & Glover, LLC have created a program to celebrate a new art display within the law library.
The event will begin with a presentation by LSG Associate Heather Liberman. Liberman, also an Associate Board Member at the Lawyers for the Creative Arts, will discuss "Copyright Protection and Contract Negotiation Tactics." Following will be a ceremony and reception to acknowledge the art work display.
The even will take place on Thursday, September 25th, 2014, 4-7pm at the Cook County Law Library on the 29th Floor of the Daley Center.
LEAVENS TO PRESENT TO THE COPYRIGHT SOCIETY OF THE U.S.A.
Partner Tom Leavens will participate in a presentation and discussion on copyright and music law, with an historical perspective. The presentation titled "Music & Copyright: Everything Old is New Again" will take place on Wednesday April 9, from 4-5:30pm at the NBC tower in Chicago and will be followed by a reception. Details and registration info HERE.
STRAND TO MODERATE PANEL AT SXSW 2014
Partner Peter Strand will moderate a panel at the SXSW music confernce for 2014. The panel is part of a series of presenations and panels titled "Legal Issues in the Music, Film, and Emerging Technologies Industries."
The panel Strand will moderate is titled Music Law Up, Down, and Around Capitol Hill and will take place on March 14 at 3:30pm at the Austin Convention Center. The description per the series website:
Music by the people and for the people often requires the political dance in the making of policy and legislation. The panel will discuss major policy initiatives, their status and impact.