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SB Webinar: Understanding New Copyright Regulations for Group Registration of Photographs on February 15th

By February 10, 2018February 13th, 2018Copyright Reform, Small Claims Report, Strictly Business Blog, Webinars

Women’s March 2018, by Jeff Sedlik

ASMP TALK: Understanding the New Regulations for Group Registration of Photographs with Jeff Sedlik

Thursday, February 15th at 11:00amPT/2:00pmET

With new copyright regulations being put in place on February 20th that will revise the rules and requirements for group registration of photographs, please join us to discuss and provide clarification on:

  • What has changed?
  • What do I need to comply with the new regulations?
  • How can I maximize my protection under the new regulations?

Following the presentation about the new regulations, there will be a Q&A with attendees, so save the date and join us to learn more about the new regulations, and how they may impact you.

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Presenter Bio

Photographer Jeff Sedlik is the President and CEO of the non-profit PLUS Coalition. A Professor at the Art Center College of Design, Sedlik serves as a Director of both the Linked Content Coalition and the American Society for Collective Rights Licensing, and is the former President of the Advertising Photographers of America. Sedlik also serves on both the Creators Advisory Board and Academic Advisory Board of the Copyright Alliance.  An advertising photographer by trade, Sedlik works as a forensic expert witness in copyright and right of publicity matters, and as a consultant on digital asset management, image metadata, copyright registration, and various intellectual property issues.


Disclaimer: Jeff Sedlik is an ASMP member and volunteer who has offered to share his knowledge and experience with other ASMP members, photographer-to-photographer. While Jeff is frequently called upon to teach this subject matter to attorneys and law students, and has participated in the training of Copyright Office employees, and has trained thousands of students in copyright registration, Jeff is not an attorney, and Jeff’s opinions are not legal advice.

Jeff and ASMP recommend that webinar attendees use the information gleaned from this webinar as a starting point for further research and discussion, and that all attendees should consult with legal counsel before relying on this webinar to make determinations regarding copyright registration.


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