Guidelines for Using Music, Video, and Creative Content

Production Date: February 15, 2018 Practice Areas: Sports & Entertainment Law Estimated Length: 5586 minutes


$ 89 Sports & Entertainment Law In Stock

Your CEO wants to show at the Company AGM a funny video of her son and daughter performing the popular 2012 hit song “Hero.” Is this okay? Sign-up for this seminar and equip yourself to guide clients through this and other common situations involving the use of creative content.

In this lively program, presented by IP attorneys Dermot Horgan, Christopher Lay, and Jeannine Rittenhouse, attorneys will learn about the rights in music, video and related content. Through the use of case studies and examples, attendees will explore the permissions necessary and the pitfalls involved in using such works in commercial and in other public settings.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Distinguish what is and is not a copyright
  2. Examine the rights of copyright owners
  3. Identify permissions required to use copyrighted works
  4. Recognize fair use issues
  5. Spot potential defenses
  6. Discuss the steps necessary to enforce copyrights and to claim statutory damages
Cynthia M.
Ocean City, MD


Princeton, WV

imaginative examples to make potentially dry material come alive

Marjorie C.
Alexandria, VA

entertaining and informative.

Dane R.
Hanover, PA

Excellent presentation.

Tamber R.
Reston, VA

Very informative course. Nice use of scenarios to illustrate the law.

Jeffrey P.
Bethlehem, PA

Great coverage

Phyllis C.
new suffolk, NY

Appreciated the "partner" teaching model.

Vincent D.
Easton, MD

Quite engaging.

Kristie Y.
Zebulon, NC

Great CLE on an interesting area of law.

Karen J.
Louisville, KY

The presenters are obviously very knowledgeable on this subject. I appreciated having them walk us through a bit of their analysis of each question.

James H.
Greenville, NC

Very informative - both as to basics as well as more advanced concepts (which were presented in such a manner that beginners to the topic could understand).

Antoine M.
frederick, MD

Excellent presentation, moderator, and attorneys

James K.
Madison, WI

This was fantastic! More presenters should go through real world and hypothetical examples to highlight the points.

Brenda J. G.
Henrico, VA

I like the fact that they incorporated questions/answers via various scenarios. Nice touch!

Yvenne K.
Ashburn, VA

Use of hypotheticals was excellent - very helpful!

Shaun E.
Tucson, AZ

Great presenters; interesting style of presentation

S Margaret P.
Winston-Salem, NC

Very well done. Good content and presentation.

Kimberly B.
Queens, NY

I recommend Lawline to all of my colleagues!

Joshua G.
Hamburg, NJ

Great panel.