February 24 Wednesday

How to Find a Safe Harbor for Fair Use

  • Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 7:00PM - 8:00PM
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Michael C. Donaldson is an entertainment attorney who has been fighting for independent filmmakers for over 30 years. In addition to working on films by such industry icons as Oliver Stone, Richard Linklater and Davis Guggenheim, Michael serves as General Counsel to Film Independent (home of the Independent Spirit Awards) and the Writers Guild Foundation. He is the industry’s go-to attorney for fair use (a doctrine in United States copyright law permitting limited use of copyrighted material without permission from the rights holders) and other clearance- and rights-related issues.


Sponsoring Organization(s)

Visual Law Project, Yale Entertainment and Sports Law Association


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