Resources to help during Covid-19 Crisis

Gordon P. Firemark

no, I don't have a secret resource for T.P.). Members of the various entertainment trade unions should check with their unions for other resources, programs and guides. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - The post Resources to help during Covid-19 Crisis originally appeared on Entertainment Law Offices of Gordon P. Photo by Martin Sanchez on Unsplash. (no, But here are a few useful links.: ?

Launching Today: A Global Directory of Legaltech Products and Resources

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A website launching today aims to be the most complete global directory of commercial legal technology, listing legaltech tools, consultants, jobs, events, awards, resources and more from throughout the world in a single, unified resource. Resources.

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Introducing the LawSites Resource Center: A Library of Downloadable Resources

Media Law

Today I am pleased to introduce something new for this blog: The LawSites Resource Center. The Resource Center is a library of free downloadable content that will include white papers, webinars, product guides, case studies, industry analysis and more, all provided by experts and vendors within the legal industry. The Resources link in the navigation bar above will always take you directly to the Resource Center.).

Featured Resource: Artificial Intelligence 101: Introducing AI into Contract Management

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from the LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Preparing for the LIBOR Phase Out

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

MusicCovidRelief.com explains CARE Act and Other Pandemic Resources for the Music Business

Music Technology Policy

Spend some time on the site and learn about the many cash resources made available by the historic legislation. A host of organizations have come together to create MusicCovidRelief.com , a website that explains the ins and outs of the CARE Act, the pandemic relief bill. link]. The good news is that self employed and small business can take advantage of funds, but move quickly because the funds are available on a first-come first-served basis.

Free Products and Resources for Legal Professionals During Coronavirus Crisis

Media Law

I have started it here: Coronavirus Resources. To help legal professionals who are having to work from home or make other adjustments during the coronavirus crisis, I have created a page where I will track offers of free products and services from legal technology companies and others. If you have something to add, email me (ambrogi-at-gmail.com) or tweet at me (@bobambrogi). Image by thedarknut from Pixabay

Online Resources For Journalism

Media Law Prof Blog

A nice page of online resources for journalism, from the University Libraries, University of Arizona

Featured Resource: Ultimate Guide to Corporate Legal Case Management Software

Media Law

I noted last week the launch of the LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. Each week, we’ll highlight one of the library’s resources. This week’s featured resource: The Ultimate Guide to Corporate Legal Case Management Software. Resources listed on the LawSites Resource Center are a form of advertising for the companies that provide them.

Public Resource Loses Copyright Fight to Publish Georgia Code

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A federal judge in Georgia has ordered Public Resource to remove Georgia’s official statutes from its website, finding that the state of Georgia holds a valid copyright in them and that Public Resource’s publication was not fair use. This is the second loss this year for Public Resource in its efforts to make primary legal […]. The post Public Resource Loses Copyright Fight to Publish Georgia Code appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

Featured Resource: The Key to a Profitable Law Firm in any Economy

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Each week, we highlight a resource from the LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: E-Book On Ensuring Your Accounting House Is In Order

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Wolters Kluwer Releases Comprehensive Free Resource for Navigating Federal and State COVID-19 Laws

Media Law

today launched a comprehensive free resource for tracking state and federal laws, executive orders, and regulations related to the COVID-19 pandemic, built using WK’s Smart Chart technology that allows users to easily filter by parameters such as jurisdictions and topics to create custom summaries. The tool covers federal resources as well as all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Resources are updated three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Featured Resource: Future-Proofing Corporate Data Privacy – Budgeting and Solutions to Address

Media Law

Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. This week’s featured resource: Future-Proofing Corporate Data Privacy: Budgeting and Solutions to Address.

Featured Resource: How Top Lawyers are Winning Cases in Today’s Competitive Environment

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. This week’s featured resource: How Top Lawyers are Winning Cases in Today’s Competitive Environment.

Featured Resource: The Rocket Guide to Working Remotely As A Lawyer

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. This week’s featured resource: The Rocket Guide to Working Remotely as a Lawyer.

Featured Resource: The Complete Guide to E-Discovery Preservation, 2nd Edition

Media Law

Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. This week’s featured resource: The Complete Guide to E-Discovery Preservation, 2nd Edition. Resources listed on the LawSites Resource Center are a form of advertising for the companies that provide them.

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Cyberspace Resources and International Law

Media Law Prof Blog

Duncan B. Hollis, Temple University School of Law, has published Stewardship versus Sovereignty? International Law and the Apportionment of Cyberspace in Canada Centre for Global Security Studies, Cyberdialogue 2012: What is Stewardship in Cyberspace? Here is the abstract. The 2012

New Site Is Comprehensive Resource for Federal and State Jury Instructions

Media Law

A new website, Trialdex , is a comprehensive resource for finding and comparing federal and state jury instructions. Formally launched yesterday, the site provides a searchable collection all official or quasi-official federal civil and criminal instructions and annotations, as well as an index of 20,000 legal terms, statutes, CFRs and Supreme Court cases referenced in jury instructions. The index includes every reference in a federal instruction or annotation to a U.S.

ALM Shuts Down Smart Litigator, Its Web Resource for Litigators

Media Law

The ad was for Smart Litigator, a product launched in 2010 by ALM as a multi-faceted resource for litigators. The post ALM Shuts Down Smart Litigator, Its Web Resource for Litigators appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Among my dubious claims to fame was having had my over-sized visage plastered on a full-page ad that ran in the New York Law Journal in 2011. The reason I was in the ad was that I […].

A Smart Resource for Smart Litigators

Media Law

Legal media company ALM has rather quietly launched a new Web resource for litigators, Smart Litigator. All of it falls under one of three umbrella categories: Research, Draft & Prepare and Additional Resources. Under Additional Resources, you will find: News. A collection of links to litigation blogs, expert witness information, investigatory tools and other Web resources.

Featured Resource: Part of an In-House Legal Team That’s Currently Working Remotely? Here’s How to Manage your Matters

Media Law

Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. This week’s featured resource: Part of an In-House Legal Team That’s Currently Working Remotely?

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Three More Resources Relating to Judge Profiling

Media Law

The post Three More Resources Relating to Judge Profiling appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. In a post yesterday, In Litigation and Legal Research, Judge Analytics is the New Black, I wrote about three websites that provide data and analytics about judges. Thanks to sharp-eyed readers, I have learned of three other sites with similar missions. Two of the sites were just this week awarded start-up funding through the Knight News […].

Webinar 4/16: Corona Resources: Find the Right Tool for Your Remote Practice

Media Law

If you are suddenly scrambling for the best technology to help you work from home, then consider signing up for this webinar this week featuring a panel of legal tech experts. I will serve as moderator for the 45-minute program, which will cover six tools available at reduced or no cost during the coronavirus pandemic.

Virtual ‘Growth Summit’ for Legal Tech Startups Monday will Launch New Startup Resource

Media Law

Beyond the summit, Chiriboga plans to build the site into a comprehensive resource for legal tech startups on marketing and business development strategies. A free, three-day virtual summit designed to help legal tech startups accelerate growth kicks off Monday, April 1, with tomorrow, March 29, the last day to register.

DOJ Criminal Resource Manual: Bedside reading for YouTube Fans

Music Technology Policy

We will get into this in more detail, but YouTube fans may enjoy reading the handy Criminal Resource Manual published by the United States Departement of Justice (of Google Books fame, among other things). In particular, Chapter 1847 "Criminal Copyright Infringement":"There are four essential elements to a charge of criminal copyright infringement. In order to sustain a conviction under section

Entertainment Law Resources Blog: Copyright Registration Checklist Scripts or compl.

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Entertainment Law Resources Blog: Copyright Registration Checklist Scripts or compl. : "You can now register your scripts and films over the internet with the electronic copyright office, the ECO system.

Asked and Answered: What can I do if my co-writer bails before the script is finished?

Gordon P. Firemark

Asked & Answered Arts copyright Exclusive right Filmmaking Spec script Writers Resources WritingQ: Last year I hit it off with fellow film-maker and we decided to write a script together. This was the first time I’ve had a partner on a writing project and we were both very eager and excited to produce something. Unfortunately, we began without considering a contract!

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Great resource for IP fans

Music Technology Policy

We're very fortunate to have Professor Doug Lichtman at the UCLA School of Law, and you can experience just how lucky lucky is at Professor Lichtman's podcast site [link]. I highly commend the podcasts to anyone who is serious about intellectual property. Professor Lichtman has a great sense of humor--you can always tell when someone has mastered a subject as they can inject wit into the material. In the words of Gust Avrakotos, there's no reason why this can't be fun

States May Pool Resources to Investigate Google’s Data Collection

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A number of other states are also concerned, and both states that participated in the call and those that did not are discussing whether to pool their resources for an investigation. Attorneys General from approximately thirty states are discussing whether Google violated any laws when cars used by the company to snap pictures for the Street View service also collected personal information sent over a number of unsecured wireless networks.

Matthew Bender Seeks to Become Amicus in Georgia Copyright Suit Against Public Resource

Media Law

The post Matthew Bender Seeks to Become Amicus in Georgia Copyright Suit Against Public Resource appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. There was a flurry of activity this week in the copyright lawsuit by the state of Georgia against Public.Resource.Org over publication of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated. Both the plaintiff, the state of Georgia’s Code Revision Commission, and Public.Resource.Org filed motions for summary judgment.

Universal Wants MGM's James Bond Lawsuit Rejected As 'Patent Waste of Resources'

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The Aaron Berg spy drama script, "Section 6," is the target of a major studio fight. read more. The Business Movies THR Online THR, Esq. Business

Entertainment Law Resources Blog: Copyright Registration Checklist Scripts or compl.

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Entertainment Law Resources Blog: Copyright Registration Checklist Scripts or compl. : "You can now register your scripts and films over the internet with the electronic copyright office, the ECO system.

Commissioner O’Rielly Proposes to Bring Mandatory FCC EEO Recruiting Into the Modern Era by Allowing Reliance on Internet Resources

Broadcast Law Blog

In a post on the FCC’s blog , Commissioner Michael O’Rielly proposed allowing broadcasters to meet their EEO wide dissemination obligations solely through Internet sources. As we recently wrote , broadcasters need to widely disseminate information about job openings at their stations, using sources that are designed to reach all of the major groups that may exist within a station’s recruitment area.

You Can’t Copyright the Law

Gordon P. Firemark

SUPREME COURT: GEORGIA v PUBLIC RESOURCE, Inc. Public Resource WINS, NO ONE CAN COPYRIGHT THE LAW BLACKBEARD POSTMORTEM – SENATE APPROACHING NEW LITIGATION EFFORTS NEW YORK DISTRICT CASE DISMISSES GRAFFITI ARTIST CLAIM SUPREME COURT: WILLFULNESS NOT NEEDED FOR DISGORGEMENT SECOND CIRCUIT LIMITS COPYRIGHT DAMAGES TO THREE YEARS PRIOR TO SUIT EVERLY V. SUPREME COURT: GEORGIA v PUBLIC RESOURCE, Inc.

Days Before Firing, Comey Asked for More Resources for Russia Inquiry - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

director, asked the Justice Department for a significant increase in resources for the bureau’s investigation into Russia’s interference in the presidential election, according to four congressional officials, including Senator Richard J. I’m told that as soon as Rosenstein arrived, there was a request for additional resources for the investigation and that a few days afterwards, he was sacked,” said Mr. Durbin, a Democrat of Illinois. “I

How will US respond to kids at the border? As President Obama meets with Central American leaders, some see the children seeking safety at the U.S. border as a drain on resources. Cristina Jimenez, Yolanda Pierce and Sonia Nazario join to discuss.

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LexBlog Launches Coronavirus Legal Daily

Media Law

The legal publishing and blogging company LexBlog has launched Coronavirus Legal Daily , a resource that pulls together blog posts from throughout the world that address the legal issues surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. The resource is updated regularly with blog posts from the LexBlog network, covering legislative and regulatory developments, legal issues relating to the pandemic, court actions, and much more.

Featured on LawSitesResources: Guide to Investigative Research Software

Media Law

The e-book, The Ultimate Guide To Investigative Research Software , written on behalf of the public records search company Tracers, is available for free download on my resources page. If you have not yet checked out LawSitesResources.com , it is a frequently changing collection of white papers, e-books and other resources, all available at no cost. The law doesn’t win cases, facts do.

How The Combination Of Message, Video, And Phone Will Reshape The Future Of WFH

Media Law

This week’s featured resource on the LawSites Resource Center is a free e-book from RingCentral that discusses how law firms are streamlining the number of tools they use in order to work more efficiently from home. Is your law firm using one tool for video conferencing, another tool for phone calling, and another for texting and messaging?

Bill Cosby Tells Judge That Insurer Is Threatening His Defense Against Accusers

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The entertainer's lawyers say an AIG lawsuit "drains his resources" and will "bolster" the women who claim being his victims. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online Bill Cosby

2019 Year in Review

Gordon P. Firemark

5 – Episode 114 Graffiti Art afforded equal copyright protection (A perennial favorite) (Episode 113) Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge/Public Resource Org Cases given Cert Episode 99, 111, 115 Fortnite Dance – Episode 107 Music Streaming Services Litigation after enactment of the Music Modernization Act & Music Modernization Act in general – (Episode 104, 105, 112, 115) Implementation of the Music Modernization Act in 2019 and 2020 F.U.C.T.

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Featured on LawSitesResources: Guide for Family Lawyers on Parenting Plans

Media Law

If you have not yet checked out LawSitesResources.com , it is a frequently changing collection of white papers, e-books and other resources, all available at no cost. This week’s featured resource is a free report, How Parenting Plans Are Being Modified During COVID.