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Guild Webinar Archive: Copyright & Legal Issues


Presenter: Michele Berdinis Originally aired on September 18, 2019. Graphic artists face legal risks that are specific to their business as well as risks that are shared by businesses of all ki

With Michele Berdinis Originally aired on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 In this webinar, Michele covers key concepts, some of which you may be familiar with, some not. What does the story of a brand me

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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

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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

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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,

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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. FREE Webinar! Presented By: Lisa Shaftel, Nancy Wolff, Thomas Kennedy and Michael Klipper. This webinar presents why we support a copyright small claims tribun

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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

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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

Greg Victoroff

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.