Are you an artist, author, musician or playwright who is thinking about DIY publishing and distribution? Even if you already are familiar with copyright basics, there are numerous other legal concerns of relevance to the self-publishing artist or author - especially if you publish online. From conception to publication to marketing, attorney Mark Wittow will answer your questions involving how to protect your creation and avoid infringement.|
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About the Presenter:
Mark Wittow is a partner in the Seattle office of K&L Gates. His work focuses on intellectual property and technology transactions and counseling including the acquisition, development, marketing, licensing and distribution of computing devices, software and related services, other types of technology and media content, electronic commerce issues, and complex patent licensing and patent dispositions. Mr. Wittow's recent experience includes preparing and negotiating patent and technology licensing and purchase agreements and product development, licensing, distribution and services (particularly cloud services) agreements for technology, online retail, media (film, music, electronic games, books and periodicals), health care, energy, financial services, engineering, transportation and telecommunications businesses; providing counseling on strategic trade secret and copyright issues; preparing and negotiating agreements, supervising due diligence and resolving issues for the acquisition of technology companies or assets and in conjunction with the resolution of intellectual property litigation; assisting international businesses with the legal issues and agreements associated with the creation and operation of cloud services, mobile applications, interactive websites and product and software distribution, including open source software issues; and assisting authors, filmmakers, musicians and artists with licensing and distribution of their works. Mr. Wittow is a frequent presenter and author on cloud computing, copyright and trade secret law developments and technology and patent transaction and licensing issues.
|Wednesday Apr 22, 2015 6:30 PM - Wednesday Apr 22, 2015 8:00 PM | $12.00 - $50.00
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1617 Boylston Ave
Seattle, WA 98122