A Second Bite of the Copyright Apple: Copyright Terminations – What you Need to Know to Reclaim Your Copyright

    • September 12, 2017
    150 150 The California Copyright Conference

    Date(s) -


    6:15 pm - 9:30 pm

    Sportsmen's Lodge Hotel

    This panel will present a comprehensive view of current issues with § 203 of the Copyright Act, otherwise known as the “35-year law,” including a basic overview of the law; a refresher on §304; statutory requirements, dates, and deadlines; review of current litigation, including Sony/ATV vs. Duran Duran and McCartney v. Sony/ATV cases; current major label objections to sound recording notices of termination and the “work for hire” controversy; artist view from recording artist Stephen Bishop, who successfully terminated a recording agreement under § 203.


    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

    6:15 PM Check-In  6:30 PM Cocktails  7:00 PM Dinner

    12833 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604 (Coldwater Canyon & Ventura Blvd)

    ▪ Michael Morris, Esq. Managing Partner at Valensi Rose PLC and past President of California Copyright Conference

    ▪ Erin M. Jacobson, Esq. The Music Industry Lawyer
    ▪ Evan S. Cohen, Esq. Attorney at Copyright Termination Experts
    ▪ Dan Perloff, Head of Research at Copyright Termination Experts
    ▪ Stephen Bishop, Grammy and Oscar nominated songwriter

     Email us at questions@theccc.org by Friday, September 8th, for consideration.


    Please note our new dinner pricing:

    Advance RSVP (via voicemail or paypal by noon, Monday 9/11):
    CCC Members $50 per person | Non-members $65 per person

    Walk-Up Dinner (pay at the door, no prior RSVP):
    CCC Members $55 per person | Non-members $70 per person

    Students: $50 per person – must show College ID at the door [contact us]

    Appetizer: Classic Ceasar Salad

    Your Choice of Entree: 

    – Porcini Mushroom Ravioli with White Truffle Cheddar Cheese Sauce
    – California Chicken Breast Stuffed with Mozzarella, Sundried Tomato, Spinach and Basil Veloute
    – Atlantic Salmon with Dill Sauce

    Dessert: Trio of Sorbet with Fresh Berries
    Please make your dinner reservation by noon on Monday, September 11th, Walk-up guests are welcome, but may not be served their first choice of meal. We accept cash, check or credit card payment at the door.

    Reserve your seat through our voicemail system at 818-379-3312, or continue below with PayPal or credit card (paypal account not required).


    Attention Attorneys: This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education Credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of one (1) hour. The CCC certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education. Attorneys who wish to register for MCLE Credit must include their state bar number with their reservation. Please remember to sign the sign-in sheet and obtain a certificate when you arrive at the meeting.


    Bookings are closed for this event.