City Bar Partners With CMJ Music Marathon And Film Festival For CLE

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 00:00

The New York City Bar Association is partnering with CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival on the 6th Annual Entertainment Business Law Seminar. The Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) accredited one-day event will be held on Friday, October 21, at New York University's Helen and Martin Kimmel Center,60 Washington Square South in New York City. CLE events begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m.

Panels of entertainment industry experts will cover topics including cloud computing, royalties and distribution models in the digital age, music licensing, "social" and "casual" gaming, social media and privacy, rights clearances for reality television, and more.

Lawyers attending the seminar will receive six New York State MCLE credits, consisting of four in Practice Management, one in Skills, and one in Ethics - plus a breakfast and luncheon. Registration options include one-day Entertainment Business Law Seminar only, or two-day and five-day CLE/CMJ badges to attend all CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival events - which run from October 18-22 - in addition to the seminar.

For information see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

For further information and to register visit www.nycbar.org or www.cmj.com/marathon/conference/cleseminar/schedule.