Copyright protects authors’ rights to their original works but can be a complicated minefield. In this workshop you will learn what every author needs to know about their rights under the United States’ Copyright Act and the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works as well as copyright legal formalities, filing procedures, infringement, secondary liability, and the Fair Use Doctrine.
W.D. Drames is a practicing attorney and author who has advised on a wide range of intellectual property matters and litigation both in the United States and internationally. When not writing steamy love stories, he enjoys world travel, the outdoors, opera, musical theater, fine dining, and exchanging gossip in elegant drinking establishments.
Registration: $5 for Passionate Ink Members/$15 for Non-Members