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Resources for Educators
With Michele Berdinis
Originally aired on Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Join us for our July webinar as attorney Michele Berdinis guides us through the intellectual property jungle. Michele will cover
Presented By Linda Joy Kattwinkel, Esq. and Pieter Folkens.
Originally aired May, 2017.
We are all influenced by each other’s work. But where is the line between being inspired and illegal cop
Presented By: Mitchell Feller.
Originally aired in March, 2017.
While people often discuss intellectual property, many are not sure about the different types of intellectual property that is ava
Presented By: J'net Smith, All Art Licensing.
Originally aired in February, 2017.
The proliferation of Print on Demand (POD) sites and opportunities can be either a blessing or a curse for graph
Presented By: Mark Monlux & Daniel Abraham.
Originally aired in December, 2016.
Learn about Contracts, Copyrights and the basics of Fair Use for comics from Artist, Mark Monlux and Attorney,
Presented By: J’net Smith, All Art Licensing.
Originally aired in August, 2016.
This course is for every artist who wants to grow their revenue stream through licensing. J'net will help you un
Originally aired in July, 2016.
Presented By: Lisa Shaftel, Nancy Wolff, Thomas Kennedy and Michael Klipper.
Note: This webinar aired in July, 2016. Since the webinar aired, mul
Presented By: Nina Edwards.
Originally aired in November, 2015.
Learn the Basics of Art Licensing including; learning about the top ten markets, how to appeal to the manufacturers, retailers and
Presented By: Michael D. Steger
Originally aired in September, 2015.
This online presentation will cover the basics of copyright law, including ownership, transfer, licensing and the requirement
Presented By: Linda Joy Kattwinkel.
Originally aired in February, 2013.
Attorney Linda Joy Kattwinkel joined us to answer some of the most common yet complex questions that surface for creatives
Presented By Greg Victoroff, Esq.
Originally aired in 2012.
Whether full time employees or independent designers, graphic artists encounter a wide variety of written, oral and implied contracts.