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"LEGAL ISSUES FOR PUBLISHERS"
Sep 23, 2013, 7:00PM to 9:00PM
|Location||4117 Overland Avenue
Culver City, CA
|Details||Are you up to date on the profound changes that are taking place in the publishing industry and what they mean for your publishing business?
Recent cases, new laws, and sweeping changes in book publishing technology present special challenges to publishers and may mean that your existing contract forms and business practices are out of date.
We are thrilled that one of the most respected experts in publishing law, Jonathan Kirsch, will cover these legal issues of vital importance to publishers as well as take your questions.
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER
JONATHAN KIRSCH is a publishing and intellectual property attorney based in Los Angeles. He is also an expert witness on publishing industry matters, an adjunct professor on the faculty of New York University's Professional Publishing Institute, book editor of "The Jewish Journal," and the author of thirteen books, including the newly-published "The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan: A Boy Avenger, a Nazi Diplomat and a Murder in Paris" (W.W. Norton/Liveright).
Jonathan specializes in publishing law and copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property matters. His clients include book, magazine, newspaper, audio, video, and electronic publishers; authors; agents; distributors; designers; and artists and photographers, among other publishing industry businesses and professionals.
Jonathan is the author of two leading reference works on publishing law, "Kirsch's Handbook of Publishing Law for Authors, Publishers, Editors and Agents" (Acrobat Books) and "Kirsch's Guide to the Book Contract for Authors, Publishers, Editors and Agents," which are now being revised and updated for publication in a single volume by Silman-James Press.
LOCATION: Veterans Memorial Building
4117 Overland Avenue
Parking entrance on Culver
Corner of Culver Boulevard
Parking is free
Note: wear layered clothing. The room is usually
comfortable but the temperature can vary.
COST: $5.00 for PALA members; $15.00 for nonmembers. Advance admission can be purchased prior to 9/22/13 with PayPal on our website: www.pa la.org.
QUESTIONS: Sharon Goldinger, firstname.lastname@example.org, 949 581 6190.
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|Venue||Veterans Memorial Building|