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Contracts and Copyrights: A Crash Course For Photographers and Visual Artists
Contracts and Copyrights: A Crash Course For Photographers and Visual Artists

Chapter Event

Presented by ASMP Oregon

Pro Photo Supply Event Center
1801 NW Northrup St
Portland, OR 97209
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Social Hour: 6:30PM
Program: 7:00PM to 9:30PM

ASMP Member Free
Non-Member $35
Student with valid ID Free
PPA Member $15

Get contract and business advice from a noted intellectual property lawyer, and to see how simple it is to register your copyright with the Electronic Copyright Office, followed up by an open discussion about copyright registration. We hope you can join us. Also, Please follow our social media @ASMPoregon on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and tell your friends!

Attorney Nathan Hoershelmann has been helping photographers around the world deal with licensing, contractual and business law matters. He's worked with ASMP National as the reference counsel helping ASMP members. His passion is representing and advocating for artists, particularly in helping his clients understand and negotiate contracts.

Andy Batt, local photographer and past ASMP Chapter President, will walk you through the process of registering your copyright with the Electronic Copyright Office. After the demonstration, there will be an open discussion on copyright registration.

Nathan's talk will cover:

  • The Photo Business: Think of Yourself As A Business; The Risk Spectrum; Talking With Attorneys
  • Contracts 101: The 3 Parts Of An Agreement - Offer, Acceptance, & Consideration: Contract Must-Haves
  • Beyond the Contract: Indemnity Provisions; Duty To Defend, Licensing Terms
  • Get Your Releases: People & Property

Andy's demonstration will cover:

  • Image Prep Workflow & Project Naming
  • Creating and Using a Template in the ECO
  • Filing an Unpublished Registration
  • Posting Images to the ECO

Chapter Event

We will be raffling off copies of fotoBiz X, fotoQuote 7, and fotoKeyword Harvester.

Thank you to our sponsors Pro Photo Supply and Cradoc Software.

Limited Seating - Register Today!

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