**TO BE RESCHEDULED**Beginner's Guide to Publishing Law and Publishing Agreements

Date & Time: Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 9:15 pm

CLE Credit: Yes

Event Description
3.0 Credit Hours

Led by publishing law expert Gail Ross, this course will introduce you to publishing law, including the publishing industry and how it affects the law. You will learn about the negotiation of a book publishing contract through a clause-by-clause discussion, as well as receive practice tips and insights. The course will introduce you to a variety of publishing industry agreements, including literary agency agreements, collaboration agreements, and magazine agreements, and bring you up to date on some important recent developments and legal issues affecting publishing law. Course materials will include a sample book publishing contract. This course is ideal for attorneys who are interested in representing authors, publishers, and other publishing industry clients, but even practitioners who already represent such clients will benefit from our speaker's insights and analysis.

D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street NW
(Nearest Metro Stop: Metro Center 12th Street)
Washington DC 20005
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Contact Information
CLE Program
Phone: 202-626-3488
Fax: 202-942-9750


  • Gail E Ross, Trister, Ross, Schadler & Gold PLLC


Arts, Entertainment, Media and Sports Law Section


D.C. Bar Members


Government Attorneys


Intellectual Property Law Section