Update! Here's the video from that event!
New Media Rights' Executive Director Art Neill is speaking in the Los Angeles area Saturday November 8, 2014 about Copyright, Fair Use, Music Licensing, and Creative Commons at 1:30pm at the Glendale Public Library. If you're in the LA area come on out and say hello! The event is sponsored by Doculink and the Glendale Library, Arts and Culture Department.
Here's the details from Doculink, and a flyer for the event is attached below as a pdf.
Please RSVP to Colleen Stratton firstname.lastname@example.org if you're planning on attending.
On Saturday, November 8th, Doculink, in conjunction with Glendale Library, Arts and Culture Department, will present: "WHAT'S FAIR ABOUT FAIR USE AND COPYRIGHT? - HOW FAIR USE AND COPYRIGHT LAW AFFECT DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING AND ONLINE VIDEO CREATORS"
Attorney Art Neill of New Media Rights will give a workshop on how Copyright law both restricts and empowers documentary filmmakers and other video creators. We'll cover key legal issues in filmmaking, including
The basics of copyright law, including how it protects your work, and how it restricts what you can do with others' work
- How to reuse video footage and images under fair use (Fair Use permits use of copyrighted works without permission under specific circumstances)
- When and how to get a license for music, footage, and other materials
- How to properly use openly licensed (Creative Commons) materials
DOCULINK is a community for documentary filmmakers who share information, leads, ideas, and a commitment to support each other's growth as nonfiction filmmakers. www.doculink.org
Art Neill is an attorney and the founder of New Media Rights in San Diego and practices public interest law in the areas of internet, intellectual property, and communications law. He is an adjunct professor of law at California Western School of Law in San Diego where he teaches Internet & Social Media Law (primarily focused on Internet, Intellectual Property, licensing, and online publishing law). www.newmediarights.org/
DATE and TIME: SATURDAY, November 8th, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm,
FOOD: Potluck. As aways, please bring snacks and drinks to share!
LOCATION: Glendale Central Library
222 E. Harvard St., Glendale CA 91205
The event will be held in the AUDITORIUM on the SECOND floor.
Receive 3 hours FREE parking across Harvard at the Marketplace parking structure WITH VALIDATION at the Loan Desk.
Metered parking is available on the west side of the building in Lot #10 and on Harvard Street.
Handicapped parking is available at the front of the building.
Please RSVP to Colleen Stratton email@example.com.
Feel free to pass this invitation along to other people who might be interested. Hope to see you all there!
Submitted by New Media Rights last modified Thu, 01/22/2015 - 7:47pm