Janet Satterthwaite, Partner at Potomac Law Group, is an internationally known for her skill as a trademark attorney. She provides seamless, practical, one-stop guidance on global trademark counseling, domain names, prosecution and portfolio management, licensing, enforcement/litigation, and cyberspace problems. As a member of Potomac Law’s Restaurants, Wine, Beer and Spirits practice group, she regularly speaks and writes on Intellectual Property as it affects these industries. She is routinely recognized by the leading ranking organizations, including Chambers USA, WTR 1000, Managing IP Stars, Superlawyers, and many others.
IP in the Restaurant Industry: Protecting Trademarks, Copyrights, Licensing, and Performance Rights
Live Broadcast on January 24, 2017
The course will flag the key trademark and copyright issues for the Restaurant business. It is co-sponsored by the Federal Bar Association.
Key topics to be discussed:
- Trademarks and Restaurants:
- IP and the Restaurant Business
- Trademarks, Copyrights and Celebrity chefs: the chef-driven restaurant culture
- Performance rights
- Recent cases
Date / Time: January 24, 2017
- 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Eastern
- 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Central
- 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mountain
- 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Pacific
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Section I. Trademarks and Restaurants
a) Selection, protection, enforcement, geographical considerations; menu items, trade dress
Section II. IP and the Restaurant Business
a) Ownership of IP; licensing, investing, inventions
Section III. Trademarks, Copyrights and Celebrity chefs: the chef-driven restaurant culture
a) Name and likeness rights, Cookbooks, TV rights, personal appearances, chef-names restaurants, food products
Section IV. Performance rights
a) Music licensing (live and recorded); showing Sports on TV
Section V. Recent cases