Janet Fries, of counsel in the Intellectual Property Group in Washington, D.C., spoke at the DC Independent Film Festival on a panel organized by Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts (WALA). The program, “Entertainment Law 101: Contracts, Intellectual Property and Beyond,” was held on Saturday, February 17. Janet, WALA Board Vice-President, was in conversation with other WALA board members to discuss contracts, copyright, fair use, work for hire, licensing, registration, releases, trademarks and other legal topics of importance for creative professionals. The panel was moderated by WALA Board President John Mason, and also featured Joshua Carpenter of AOL, Inc.
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