Medenica Law PLLC is pleased to announce a series of FREE CLEs to be offered in Spring/Summer of 2016. We will cover three different topics: trademark filings, trademark licensing and music licensing. Topics and dates are as follows:
Trademark Prosecution before the USPTO for the Non-IP Practitioner
Tuesday, May 24, 5:30-7:30pm
This session focuses on the trademark application process including: factors to consider prior to applying, reasons and ways for differentiating a mark, what happens after the mark is approved for publication, establishing use of the mark and maintenance of a registration.
Negotiating and Drafting Trademark Licensing Agreements: Essential Clauses
Tuesday, June 21, 5:30-7:30pm
This session will cover the obligations of both the licensor and licensee, the term and termination provisions, IP ownership and maintenance, assignments and sublicenses, warranties and representations, indemnification provisions, post termination obligations and due diligence.
Music Licensing for the Non-IP Practitioner
Tuesday, July 19, 5:30-7:30pm
This session will cover the basics of music licensing, including what is ASCAP, BMI and SESAC, licensing for television and film, publishing rights and PROs, mechanical rates, digital rights, remixes, streaming and other potential sources of revenue.
All sessions will be held at:
Medenica Law PLLC, 3 Columbus Circle, (entrance is at Broadway between 57th & 58th Streets), 15th Floor.
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