One of the speakers at CFC 2010 (June 5-6, Denver) is Jean S. Perwin, a lawyer who focuses on copyright, trademark, intellectual property and more for a wide range of clients including graphic design firms, advertising agencies, visual artists and photographers. She has some very helpful resources on her website – dealing with copyright, trademarks, and contracts.
Take a look:
Legal Ease Articles
How To Register Your Copyright
Trademarks In The Trade: Trademark issues in the Design Business
Bad Contracts/Bad Deals And How To Get Out Of Them
Covenants Not to Compete
Trademarks of the Trade
Come see Jean’s session, Freelancers Legal Basics:
Contracts and Copyrights, at the Creative Freelancer Conference next month.