EVENTS: COMBO ‘s Next Meeting in Colorado Springs on Monday, March 4th
Our guest speaker will be Attorney Brenda Speer of BL Speer & Associates (see bio below). Put this date, time and place on your calendar now and plan to join other musicians in not only learning more about the business of music but in getting to know your fellow musicians in the Colorado Springs area! Barb Dye, President of COMBO, will host the meeting alongside Eric Nelson, a Colorado Springs musician and one of COMBO’s Songwriting Contest winners! Details below… Come early and enjoy a meal at Oskar Blues as well.
Bio: Brenda Speer of BL Speer & Associates has been practicing law since the last millenium (1989) and has honed her primary area of emphasis, intellectual property law (patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret), through both private law firm practice and in-house legal department service. She is in private law practice in Colorado Springs and provides legal counsel to artists, entertainers, innovators, companies and individuals in the creative, technological, business and real estate arts. She is an avid champion in educating and enabling her clients to protect and nurture their valuable brainchildren and other important personal, business and real estate assets.
Program Title: Just the FAQs Ma’am: Copyrights Demystified
Description: Copyrights are critical to the creative industries, yet are often little understood or misunderstood by creatives. The session will educate participants on US copyright law and its applicability to their creative endeavors. Learning objectives are for participants to understand what copyrights are and how they apply to works participants create, as well as to the works of others. The session will inform participants how to protect and commercially exploit their creative assets during their lifetime and beyond.
Length: 1 hour, including Q&A.
The meeting is free, open to the public and to all ages.
What: COMBO’s Colorado Springs Meeting: Just the FAQs, Ma’am!
When: Monday, March 4th, 2019
Where: Oskar Blues, 118 North Tejon, Colorado Springs 80903 | 719-375-1925
Time: 6:30 until 8:30 p.m.
Age: All ages! (Remember – Oskar Blues is a RESTAURANT! Come early and have dinner. Bring the teenagers… or the guys in the band who are under the age of 21!)
Brenda L. Speer, Esq.
BL Speer & Associates
104 S Cascade Ave, Ste 200C
Colorado Springs, CO 80903-5102
Office Hours: Mon-Thurs 9 am – 5 pm MT (by appointment only); Fri – Closed
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