45th Annual Conference of the Forum on the Entertainment & Sports Industries

Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas, 3960 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV

The Los Angeles, Northern California, and Texas chapters of the Copyright Society will host “a program discussing attribution rights in open source and creative commons license in machine learning training,” an event that is part of the Copyright Society’s AI series. Event panelists “will discuss the importance of the attribution covenant in open source licenses, […]

USPTO Webinar on IP Basics and Helpful Resources 


The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is hosting a free informational webinar on intellectual property (IP) for aspiring entrepreneurs, innovators, and students. The webinar will cover different types of IP, why protecting IP is important, and available local resources and assistance. Pending availability, participants may meet with members of the Office staff following […]

Artificial Intelligence & Robotics National Institute

Santa Clara University School of Law, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA

The American Bar Association's (ABA) Fifth Annual Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Robotics National Institute will bring together law firms, government professionals, in-house attorneys, and business leaders to cover topics such as intellectual property, data protection, employment, contracting, and the ethical implications of using generative AI in the practice of law. The event will also focus on practical guidance and […]

Adobe MAX—The Creativity Conference

Los Angeles and online

Adobe MAX is holding its annual Creativity Conference returning in-person in Los Angeles as well as virtually from Tuesday, October 10 to Thursday, October 12, with a pre-conference from Sunday, October 8 through Monday, October 9. The conference will include presentations from industry professionals, labs and workshops, and networking receptions. The Copyright Alliance will join […]

New York’s Music & Tech Business Conference & Showcase Festival

The Williamsburg Hotel, 96 Wythe Ave., Brooklyn, NY

Mondo New York will host its annual Music & Tech Business Conference & Showcase Festival at the Williamsburg Hotel in Brooklyn, NY, from Tuesday, October 10 to Friday, October 13. The conference will include panels, workshops, and networking sessions that shed light on the current state of all facets of artist and songwriter career development and technology's […]

Contracts, Clearance, and Copyright for Film

California Lawyers for the Arts (CLA) will host a workshop led by Carol T. Contes of Contes Law Corporation, providing an overview of legal issues addressed in film, including option/purchase agreements, securing licenses and permissions (releases), fair use issues, legal aspects of distribution, intellectual property protection (copyright and trademark), content clearance, international co-production agreements, network agreements (streaming, broadcast, and […]

First Sale: The Role of IP Rights in Markets

George Mason University, Mason Square Campus, Arlington, VA

The Center for the Intellectual Property x Intellectual Property (C-IP2) at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School is hosting its Annual Fall Conference, titled First Sale: The Role of IP Rights in Markets. The event is designed to bring together academics, policymakers, innovators, and creators to discuss key issues in the IP system, namely those surrounding tech, IP, […]

Conference on the Differences in Collective and Individual Licensing Between the EU and North America

Berlin, Germany

Humboldt University, ALAI Germany, and the Copyright Society are hosting an international conference titled, What Every Practitioner Needs to Know About the Differences in Collective and Individual Licensing between the EU and North America, which is the first conference hosted by the Copyright Society in Germany. Sessions Include: Managing Rights by Authors, Songwriters, Publishers, and Composers; […]

Deadline to Submit Reply Comments to USCO on NPRM on Expanded Access to Electronic Deposits of Published Works

On September 1, the U.S. Copyright Office issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) “to update its regulation regarding access to electronic deposits of published works submitted to the Office and selected for addition to the collections of the Library of Congress.” The proposed rule expands the categories of eligible electronic deposits covered by the Office’s current […]

AIPLA Annual Meeting

Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, 201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD

The 2023 American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Annual Meeting will take place at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, located just outside of Washington, DC. The meeting will encompass more than 1,000 intellectual property practitioners who will attend networking events, committee meetings, receptions, and more. A wide range of IP-related topics will be […]

ABA Panel on Cloud/AI/Privacy: Trends and Legal Implications

The American Bar Association (ABA) will host a panel to explore the legal considerations surrounding cloud technologies in the context of privacy, artificial intelligence, and cybersecurity. The event focus will be on legal, policy, and regulatory frameworks in the United States and abroad. The panel will be moderated by Trisha Grant, with panelists Esha Bhandari from ACLU, Giovanna Massarotto from […]

MdVLA Jam for Bread Fundraising Event 

Peabody Heights Brewery, 401 E 30th Street, Baltimore, MD

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (MdVLA) will host a fundraising event, featuring art, music, food, and a silent auction. Proceeds will benefit MdVLA and the Jam for Bread artist donors. You can save the date for the event by clicking here.