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Protect Your Art! Free Copyright Basics Webinar April 24

It takes a lifetime to create a body of work, but only a minute for someone to steal your creative ideas.

Copyright Basics for Creatives

Presented by Cerf+ Education & Training and Orangenius

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 2 pm

In this FREE webinar, Steve Schlackman, an Intellectual Property Attorney, explains copyright, how you can protect your work, and clarifies common misconceptions about copyright law.

Steve will also discuss why you should register a copyright with the U.S. Copyright Office and when using a work without permission may be considered “fair use.” He also explores copyright infringement, explaining what can be done when it is discovered and the process of responding to infringement. 

As a photographer and Patent Attorney with a background in marketing, Steve has a unique perspective on art and law. His photography can be seen online at or on display at the Emmanuel Fremin Gallery in New York City.

Steven Schlackman is a registered patent attorney focusing on intellectual property in the art, technology and life science sectors. Steve has spent more than 15 years as an entrepreneurial business leader, prior to becoming an attorney, working in sales, account management, IT, web and software development and executive level management. He has several degrees from leading universities; a Juris Doctor from University of Miami School of Law, an MS in Management from New York University, an MBA in Marketing from Zicklin School of Business (CUNY); a BA in Political Science from Tulane University, and a Biology specialization from the University of Miami. Steven is also an accomplished photographer and runs the online Art Law Journal.


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