Unfortunately digital technology has made copyright infringement of photography a common occurrence. Your survival as a photographer is dependent on your ability to protect and defend the copyright of your work. Attend this American Society of Media Photographers WNY chapter (ASMPWNY.org) event to get answers to the following questions:
What steps should you be taking to protect your copyrights?
What factors should be considered in commencing litigation against your infringers?
How should you address and handle copyright ownership issues when hiring or partnering with freelancers or third-party service providers?
What are the emerging trends in copyright legislation, and how will they affect photographers?
Carol S. Maue — Copyright Attorney, Boylan Code,LLP.
David K. Hou — Copyright Attorney, Boylan Code, LLP.
Cost: Free, open to the public.