Maidie Oliveau Addresses The State Bar of California IP in Entertainment and Media Program
Ms. Oliveau is speaking on the panel “Protecting the Image and Brand of Entertainers and Athletes” at The State Bar of California IP in Entertainment and Media Program. The panel will provide an overview of right of publicity and trademark laws as they apply to entertainers, celebrities, and athletes. The panel will also discuss issues that arise over uses of their images and “brands” in the media, in advertising, and in merchandise, and potential strategies for handling such issues. In addition, the panel will cover recent cases on point and special issues in the context of user-generated content, the internet, and social media. The program takes place on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at The Luxe Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. For more information on this program, click here.