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The Pitfalls & Practicalities of Intellectual Property Protection (CLE)

June 16, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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Location: Zoom Webinar

Join VLA and Moses & Singer LLP for a discussion on best practices for the protection and use of intellectual property. Topics will cover: how to protect your content and avoid infringing the content of others; the pros/cons of creating an entity to create, license and exploit content; and how to minimize the risk of litigation.

This program provides 1.5 Professional Practice Continuing Legal Education Credit for attorneys (Approved for Non-Transitional and Transitional Attorneys).


Elizabeth A. Corradino, Esq., Partner, Moses & Singer LLP
Elizabeth A. Corradino is Co-Chair of Moses & Singer’s Advertising, Intellectual Property, Internet/Technology and Entertainment and Sports practice groups. Corradino’s diverse practice focuses on solving the legal and business issues affecting content creators and distributors in all forms of media and entertainment.

Lindsay R. Kaplan, Esq., Partner, Moses & Singer LLP
Lindsay R. Kaplan is a partner in Moses & Singer’s Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions group. Kaplan’s practice includes advising clients in connection with the structuring, negotiation, and execution of complex transactions across an array of industries, including advertising, media and entertainment. She has significant experience counseling businesses in all growth stages, from formation and early stages to representing them in connection with financings, successful exits and M&A acquisitions.

David Rabinowitz, Esq., Partner, Moses & Singer LLP
David Rabinowitz, Co-Chair of Moses & Singer’s Litigation practice group and a member of its Intellectual Property and Law Firm Management practice groups, has been a partner with the firm since 1985. Rabinowitz has a broad commercial litigation and litigation counseling practice. In the area of intellectual property, he has represented entertainment, sports and media companies, as well as talent and rights owners on matters concerning contracts and licenses, copyright, trademark and unfair competition, right of publicity, and defamation and related free speech issues.

Deborah L. Shapiro, Esq., Partner, Moses & Singer LLP
Shapiro represents clients in sports, entertainment, media, banking, casinos and art in connection with the clearance, procurement, registration, exploitation and enforcement of their intellectual property rights. She provides clients with guidance on matters concerning trademark infringement, domestic and international trademark enforcement, and transactions affecting intellectual property rights.

Membership Discount Code: Are you a VLA Member trying to register for this class? E-mail to get your membership discount code:


For members, please email to receive your special discount code, which will allow you to access and purchase your discounted ticket.

$25 Full-Time Student (must present proof of full-time status with registration)
$25 Artists Over Sixty
$35 Arts Professional VLA Member
$55 Arts Professional Non-Member
$150 Legal Professional VLA Member
$200 Legal Professional Non-Member
$120 Young Associate Members (YAM’s)

Please note that if you wish to receive CLE credit, you must purchase an attorney ticket (Legal Professional Non-Member or Legal Professional Member).

Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

Zoom Access: Participants will receive an email in advance with instructions to access the webinar. Please note that this is a live webinar. We are unable to distribute a recording of this presentation.


June 16, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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