Cowan, Debaets, Abrahams & Sheppard sponsors Legal and Strategic Workshop

We are very proud to announce our latest sponsor from the United States!

New sponsor for the CEPIC Congress

The Copyright Directive will change the industry as we know it. And not just in the EU. This will affect online copyright across the globe. As a result a law firm in the USA are now sponsoring Nancy Wolf to visit the CEPIC Congress, with the aim to learn more about the impacts of the new directive.

Nancy Wolf is the legal counsel of DMLA and the one specialist of the stock Picture Industry.

The law firm and new CEPIC sponsors is Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard LLP. They have more than 25 years’ experience of providing legal counsel to leading media and entertainment clients, from individual creators, to corporations, associations and non-profit organization.

Wolf will take part in the seminars and round tables hosted by CEPIC during the Congress that focus on looking at and discussing the impact that the directive will have on the industry.

However, they are not alone with their concerns or interest in the EU directive. Writing for the LA Times Justin Hughes talks about possible effect the EU directive could have on the US industry. Stating:

“Brussels might seem very far away, but the changes in European copyright laws will be felt in Southern California…

Europe’s new copyright law may inspire Washington to rethink how and how much creative professionals are paid in a vastly different and richer digital economy.

Read the full article here.

 

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To know more about this workshop, click here.

To know more about this unexclusive Sponsorship, please contact CEPIC.