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YLS Creative Arts Committee Meeting
Date: 09/20/2016
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: YLS Creative Arts
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Topic:Fit to Print: Publishing Contracts and Advising Authors
Daniel Rogna, from Partridge Partners, P.C., joins us to talk about issues in publishing, including negotiating with publishers, self-publishing, new media formats, rights clearance, and recent court cases that may impact authors' rights. He will also talk about counseling authors and some notable examples of books banned due to their authors' (contractual) misbehavior.

Speaker:Daniel Rogna, Partridge Partners, P.C.
Daniel L. Rogna is an Associate at Partridge Partners PC, a boutique intellectual property firm. His practice focuses on domain name strategy and enforcement (particularly new gTLDs), brand development, trademark and copyright protection, and software licensing. Daniel particularly enjoys protecting clients' intellectual property rights related to publishing, and serves as the Vice Chair of the ABA's Forum on Entertainment and Sports Industries Division of Literary Publishing.