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PRSA Counselors Academy 2014 Spring Conference
May 4-6, 2014

Davis & Gilbert is a proud sponsor of PRSA’s Counselors Academy Spring Conference.

Michael C. Lasky, Davis & Gilbert Public Relations Law Chair and Litigation Practice Group Co-Chair, and Joseph J. Lewczak, Davis & Gilbert Advertising, Marketing & Promotions Partner, will present during a session titled “Controlling Legal Risks In Publicity Materials In Social Media and Beyond.” Mr. Lasky and Mr. Lewczak will discuss:

  • Copyright law including what copyright covers and protects, who owns a copyright, and what does and does not constitute copyright infringement
  • Trademark law including the protection of names, logos and slogans
  • The use of props in digital media
  • Laws relating to the personal rights of privacy and publicity including how individuals can protect their name, image, voice and likeness
  • Laws relating to the use of individuals as endorsers and the FTC’s recent enforcement actions against PR firms

For more information, or to register, please visit the event website.