On the 17th and 19th of July 2012, Dtalkshop will host another edition of the Wetin Lawyers Dey Do… Sef? for entertainment and creative industries, in Kumasi and Accra, respectively.
The aim of this workshop is to foster the establishment of structures and address the issues impeding the growth of the entertainment and creative industries from the legal perspective.
The theme this year, ‘Where is the money? – Funding and selling the creative product’, will cover discussions on identifying and protecting intellectual property (IP) rights; using IP as collateral; and exploiting the creative product.
Resource persons include for the workshop include Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Bar Association, Mr. Anthony Forson, and Mr. Efere Ozako, a legal practitioner from Nigeria. The regulatory bodies overseeing the activities in the entertainment industries such as the Copyright Office will also be present.
The Workshop Schedule:
Date: 17th July 2012 (Kumasi, Ghana) and 19th July 2012 (Accra, Ghana)
Venue: British Council (Kumasi and Accra)
Note that participation in the workshop is free.