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Essential Copyright: It's What You Need to Know

The State Bar of California


Date: May 12, 2016

Time: 8:00AM

Location: Universal Hilton 555 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, CA


  • Fair Use: The Structure of an Amorphous Doctrine
  • Copyright Law and Sports: A Conversation with Shawne Merriman

Mintz Levin is pleased to sponsor the "Essential Copyright: It's What You Need to Know" conference hosted by The State Bar of California on May 12, 2016.

You and other experienced copyright practitioners will enjoy a full day immersed in in-depth presentations on cutting-edge issues and recent developments in copyright law. The “Hollywood Circuit,” litigants, and the United States Copyright Office have been busy, and the landscape of copyright law is changing. Join us for our full-day copyright conference to ensure you are up to date with the latest developments. We have an amazing line up of speakers—don’t miss this program!

Mintz Levin's Anne-Marie Dao will serve as Conference Chair, Ben Wagner will speak on "Fair Use: The Structure of an Amorphous Doctrine," and Andrew Skale will speak on "Copyright Law and Sports: A Conversation with Shawne Merriman."

Earn 6 Hours MCLE Credit!



Anne-Marie D. Dao represents clients in intellectual property, complex commercial, real estate, and class action defense matters. Her litigation experience on behalf of Mintz clients includes trademark infringement, copyright infringement, and lease disputes.
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Andrew D. Skale


Andrew D. Skale is an IP attorney and commercial litigator at Mintz. He litigates patent, trademark, and copyright disputes, and prosecutes patents and trademarks before the US Patent and Trademark Office. Andrew counsels clients in diverse sectors, including technology and consumer products.