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Protect Your Posts & Goods: Tips & Tools for Copyrights & Combating Counterfeits

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*This webinar is complimentary to clients and guests of Quarles & Brady. Click register below to be redirected to myLawCLE where you will select your state and apply the coupon code "Quarles2021."

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First Hour: Presented by Quarles & Brady 

Description: With more of the world going virtual during the pandemic, sharing online posts and media is joining online shopping as the new norm. This CLE course provides an overview of various copyright and publicity issues, overview of various copyright protections available, strategies for addressing copyright takedowns and litigation, tips and tools to combat online counterfeits, and an overview of right of publicity issues online. 

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Benefits of copyright registration and an overview of registration options, including the new Group Copyright Registration Option for Short Online Literary Work
  • Strategies for addressing copyright takedowns and litigation
  • Tips and tools for sellers to combat online counterfeits
  • An overview of right of publicity issues online


Joel Tragesser, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP
Katelin Drass, Associate, Quarles & Brady LLP

Second Hour: Presented by Womble Bond Dickinson LLP

Description: The second hour of the CLE continues the discussion of the intersection of copyright law and social media, focusing on best practices for the protection of social media content as well general guidelines to avoid posting infringing works. As social media tends to cross national borders, this course will also provide a brief discussion of international copyright laws.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Reasons for obtaining copyright protection – discussion of Fourth Estate
  • Guidelines for avoiding infringement of third-party content
  • Tips and tools for sellers to combat online counterfeits
  • International copyright laws 

CLE: myLawCLE will apply for two general credits (WA 2 Law and Legal) of continuing legal education in all states. (Accreditation for paralegals sought thru NALA and NFPA paralegal associations.) Each attending attorney/paralegal will receive a certificate of completion following the close of the CLE program as proof of attendance. In required states, myLawCLE records attorney/paralegals attendance, in all other states attorney/paralegal is provided with the approved CLE certificate to submit to their state bar or governing association.

Please contact Kristen Marchand at 414.277.5646 / [email protected] or Joel Tragesser at 317.399.2811 / [email protected].