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Entertainment/ Intellectual Property Law

 Lesli D. Harris
 Committee Chair

Upcoming Events:


Intellectual Property Committee Meeting


You're invited to join the Intellectual Property Committee for coffee and donuts! Hope Shimabuku, Director of the Texas Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office, will discuss practices and procedures and answer your questions.

Hope Shimabuku, Director, Texas Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann L.L.C.
909 Poydras Street, Suite 3150
New Orleans, LA 70112

To Register:
Email Amy Gonzales


Recent Events:

On September 3, 2015, the Committee held a CLE & Social at Martin Lawrence Galleries. Walter Wolf III discussed a variety of topics involving fine art objects including forgeries and transfer of ownership of fine art objects. Sherry Kohlert, certified fine art appriaser, shared her knowledge regarding appraising v. authentication and using and handling insurance disputes and damage claims involving valuable art pieces.

On April 23, 2015, James Thornton and Donna Santiago spoke on How to Win Using Musical Concepts  and the All Rights Deal.

On September 17, 2014, the Committee held a CLE "It's a matter of character: Recent developments in the copyright of literary and movie characters" with speaker, Walter Wolf.