Federal Law Clerks Copyright Seminar

December 1, 2008
Barry Werbin
NYC Bar Association's Copyright & Literary Property Committee

New York and New Jersey

Barry Werbin spoke at a series of seminars on copyright law for federal law clerks, presented by the Association of the Bar of the City of New York's Committee on Copyright and Literary Property. This CLE course provided a thorough introduction to copyright law and litigation.

Topics discussed:
Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998
Duration of Copyright
Infringement Litigation
Contributory and Vicarious Liability

Panelists included:
Kay Murray, Associate General Counsel, Open Society Institute
Claudia Ray, Parnter, O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Raymond D. Weisbond, Member, NYCBA Copyright & Literary Property Committee
Barry Werbin, Partner, Herrick, Feinstein LLP