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Strategies for Avoiding New Risks in Licensing, Selecting, and Commissioning Music New apps and technologies like auto-tune mean new copyright risks. Are you ready? Musicologist and expert witness, Judith Finell, will be sharing her secret strategies for avoiding the new, hidden pitfalls in using, licensing, selecting, and and commissioning music for new apps and technologies.

3/18/2014
When: Tuesday, March 18
12:00 Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Where: The Copyright Society of the USA
1 East 53rd Street - Lobby Level
New York, New York  10022
United States
Presenter: Judith Finell
Contact: Amy Nickerson
(212) 354-6401


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Music Licensing & Copyright Infringement in the Age of Apps & Auto-Tune

Strategies for Avoiding New Risks in Licensing, Selecting, and Commissioning Music


New apps and technologies like auto-tune mean new copyright risks. Are you ready?

Musicologist and expert witness, Judith Finell, will be sharing her secret strategies for avoiding the new, hidden pitfalls in using, licensing, selecting, and commissioning music for new apps and technologies.

Time: Registration 12:00-12:30 PM, Panel 12:30-1:30 PM.  Lunch will not be provided, so please bring your lunch.

Cost: Early-bird rate is $10 Members, $20 Non-Members. After 3/17/14, add $10.  Always free to full-time students, but please register early (email amy@csusa.org for code).  Space is limited and registrations accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Judith Finell is a musicologist and President of Judith Finell MusicServices Inc., a consulting firm located in New York (Westchester County). For over 20 years, she has served as an expert witness and consultant in various disputes regarding intellectual property, including copyright litigation involving the Beastie Boys, Julio Iglesias, Sony/CBS, Igor Stravinsky, and many others. She has also testified involving music technology, including before the Copyright Royalty Board in Washington, D.C., in a dispute between the recording and music publishing industries involving the royalty rates for ring tones.

Judith Finell regularly advises film and television companies; advertising agencies; entertainment and copyright attorneys; media, publishing, and recording companies; and musicians. Her firm also provides music supervision services for film, television, and commercials. In this regard, Ms. Finell was engaged as a music consultant by Sony Pictures for Memoirs of a Geisha, and has consulted often with Disney, CBS, HBO, NBC, and others on the music selected for their productions. Ms. Finell also appeared as a guest on television’s Celebrity Justice, discussing a pending copyright case involving Madonna. She also presents seminars and lectures to intellectual property and creative departments of various law firms and advertising agencies throughout the country, including frequent appearances in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, L.A., and Nashville.

FULL BROCHURE

New York Chapter Brown Bag Lunches are a series of informal panel discussions on a range of copyright topics.  Brown Bag Lunches are intimate and casual with ample opportunity for audience participation. In true brown-bag spirit, no food or drinks will be provided, so attendees are encouraged to bring their own.  The admission fee is kept modest to encourage attendance by new or solo practitioners and law students, but all are welcome!

SUBWAY:
E M to E 53RD ST and 5TH AVE 2 min walk
4 6 E M to E 53RD ST and LEXINGTON 6 min walk
N Q R to CENTRAL PARK S (W 59TH ST) and 5TH AVE 6 min walk
B D F M to W 50TH ST and AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS (6TH AVE) 7 minute walk

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