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24 September 2015

Holiday Inn - London Camden Lock - 30, Jamestown Road, London NW1 7BY

One day conference discussing International Copyright Law, Music and Sports rights, Third Party, Orphan Works, as it relates to the use of Footage and Content in all forms of Production


0900-0930 Registration
0930-1100 Copyright Law in the UK – Margaret Briffa Solicitor, BRIFFA will give an overview of UK copyright law, current legislation developments in copyright law in the UK as it will affect the archive business. Best practice for all those involved in the production and use of content and moving images.
International Copyright Law - Jeffrey Greger, Senior Trademark Counsel, Lowe Hauptman & Ham, LLP -  U.S. Copyright Law: Rights/Registration-Risks/Realities – Mr. Greger will discuss a general overview of U.S. Copyright law; the benefits and procedure of formal U.S. copyright registration; and practical aspects of reducing risks of U.S. copyright infringement
1100-1145 Coffee
1145-1215 HUB – delegates will be shown how you can legally use content - Dominic Young, CEO, The Copyright HUB
1215-1230 ECL - Mary Egan, Consultant - will give an overview and how, if implemented will affect everyone.
1230-1300 Orphan Works -Margaret Haig – Head of Copyright Delivery Intellectual Property Office (IPO) - delegates will be informed about the new legislations relating to Footage and Content without owners
1300-1315 FORWARD - the works on Orphan Works in Europe – Sue Malden – FOCAL International Chair
1315-1415 Lunch
1415-1445 Third Party Rights to clear when using Footage & Content - Karen Ghai, Consultant
1445-1530 Music Rights to clear when using Footage & Content – Ivan Chandler, Musicalities Limited
1530-1615 Afternoon tea
1615-1700 Sports Rights - the Federation minefield with Rita Costantinou, Manager ITV Sport Archive and Robert Foster, Serf Media  
1700-1715 Roundup of the day


Ticket Price includes:

Full day conference
Hot Buffet lunch
Refreshments throughout the day


UK residents may be eligible to a Creative Skillset grant to attend this event, please click on the logo below for more details.