A Beginner's Guide to Entertainment Law
Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes
Sponsored by the American Bar Association Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries, Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division and Center for Professional Development
1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern
12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central
11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific
There are significant challenges and rewards when entering into the field of entertainment law. Ken Abdo and Kirk Schroder, two past ABA Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries chairs, will present their annual discussion for beginning entertainment lawyers and those considering a career change into this area.
Mr. Schroder and Mr. Abdo will present an overview of ethical and professional responsibility issues especially important for entertainment lawyers; focusing specifically on building and maintaining an entertainment law practice on a practical and ethical foundation. They will provide valuable knowledge and expertise in the various fields of entertainment law.
Additionally they will address common legal mistakes for would-be entertainment lawyers; basic considerations in starting an entertainment practice; and where to find clients. There will also be a question & answer session for any would be entertainment lawyer. This course is a must for anyone interested in doing more entertainment law work, is a good refresher course for more established practitioners, and is always lively and entertaining!
Ken Abdo, Partner, Lommen, Abdo Law Firm, Minneapolis, MN
Kirk Schroder, Partner, Schroder Fidlow, PLC,
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