Copyright Office Q&A Session About The New Online DMCA Designated Agents Directory [Guest Blog Post]

Check out the transcript from an interview I conducted with the U.S. Copyright Office’s Attorney-Advisor Jason Sloan regarding the new DMCA Designated Agent Directory, published as a guest blog post over at Eric Goldman’s Technology & Marketing Law Blog. The online directory was recently launched by the U.S. Copyright Office and has been the subject of…

Breakfast with a Purpose: Eliminating Racial Bias from the U.S. Criminal Justice System [ABA Midyear Meeting 2017]

This week the American Bar Association is hosting its 2017 Midyear Meeting in Miami, FL. The events start on January 1st and continue through January 7th, featuring various activities taking place across multiple hotels in the downtown Miami area. I’m honored to be attending this year’s meeting as a Young Lawyer Fellow with the Section…

014: Keith Lee

On this episode, we have Keith Lee, an attorney with Hamer Law Group, LLC, in Birmingham, AL. Keith’s practice focuses on focus on small to medium size businesses and families (not family law), handling planning, transactions and civil litigation. He works with start-ups in the Birmingham area. Keith is also widely known as the founder…

The Lowdown on Finding Unpaid/Paid Internship Opportunities for Law Students

It’s a tough time for students seeking real-world experience through internship opportunities. Due to U.S. labor laws, it’s become too much of a liability for organizations to take on a student intern without paying them. A string of lawsuits over the past few years sent shockwaves through the entertainment industry, albeit some of the complaints were…

013: Francine Ward

On this episode, we have San Francisco, CA attorney Francine Ward. Francine’s practice focuses on business law and intellectual property law, with a focus on copyright and trademark law, publishing rights and publishing contracts, entertainment contracts, and social media law. Francine is currently Of Counsel to Monty White LLP. Francine can be reached at info@fwardattorney.com…