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Legal Issues in Film

October 18, 2012 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

When: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 4 – 6:30pm Where:  VLA, 1 East 53rd Street, NY, NY 10022 (Auditorium) *2.5 CLE credits: 1 Professional Practice, 1 Skills and .5 Ethics (Approved for Non-Transitional and Transitional Attorneys) This class will provide an overview of the legal issues and common business arrangements used in film and television projects. In addition, option agreements for the acquisition of literary properties, distribution agreements, and a comprehensive release for reality based television programs will be discussed. We will also take a look at legal issues surrounding recent films such as Borat.  Reading materials for the class will be emailed one week prior to the class.  Fees: (there is a late registration fee of $10 if you register the day of the class) $20 Full Time Student (must present proof of full-time status with registration) $25 Arts Professional VLA Member $35 Arts Professional non-member $130 VLA Legal Professional VLA Member $200 Legal Professional non-member To register, please complete and fax this registration form. All registration fees are non-refundable. Please note you are not registered until full payment is received. For more information, please call Joni Todd at 212.319.2787 x10, or e-mail her at jtodd@vlany.org. To apply for a full or partial CLE scholarship, please view our Financial Aid Policy Guidelines here Sponsored by Dance Films Association


October 18, 2012
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
1 East 53rd Street
New York, NY 10022 United States
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