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Colorado Gives Day

Today, December 4, 2018, is Colorado Gives Day!

Colorado Gives Day was founded in 2011 as a way to show support for our state’s non-profit organizations, so “Give Where You Live” and give what you can to help Colorado grow!

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The Copyright Office Speaks: The Office’s Modernization Efforts and the Music Modernization Act.
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The Colorado Bar Association presents: The Copyright Office Speaks: The Office’s Modernization Efforts and the Music Modernization Act.

The Copyright Office is in the middle of fundamentally changing how it does business to meet the modern needs of its customers and users. It is reconsidering how it functions, how it is organized, and how to adapt new technologies to its users’ needs.  At the same time, Congress is in the middle of its own modernization efforts and is considering major changes to the music laws with the proposed Music Modernization Act. Copyright Office Attorney-Advisor John Riley will discuss where both Congress and the Office are in their modernization efforts, and what it means for you.

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Art + Law: Carbondale
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Join Dave in Carbondale for Colorado for Art + Law: Carbondale, a day of workshops and networking for attorneys and the creative community. The morning will consist of a CLE credited workshop, lead by Dave, for attorneys on counseling creatives. This will be followed by a CAFTA information session and a networking lunch for all. In the afternoon, Dave will also lead a workshop for the creative community on navigating legal issues followed by a mixer open to everyone attending the event. We hope to see you there! 

Sponsored by: Colorado Attorneys for the Arts

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Art + Law: Steamboat Springs
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A unique day of workshops designed for attorneys, creatives and arts organizations!

Join Dave Ratner of Creative Law Network and Zach Warkentin of Warkentin LLC for workshops on connecting with Colorado’s arts industry, intellectual property law and business questions for creatives.

Sponsored by: Colorado Attorneys for the Arts  

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Jim Milmoe Talks Books at DU

For fans of photography, history, and literature, famed Colorado photographer Jim Milmoe will cover all three at the University of Denver event: Milmoe Photography Collection! As part of the University Libraries Collector's Talk Series, Jim will discuss the unique collection of photography books he has generously donated to the DU library.

The night will include a wine and cheese reception, followed by Jim's talk and a Q&A to cap off the event. Guests will have the opportunity to hear the stories behind each book, why Jim bought them and how each one affected his outlook as a photographic artist. Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind event!

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Cherry Creek Arts Festival '18

It's here again, the Cherry Creek Art Festival! Hosted in Denver’s Cherry Creek North District, the renowned festival is a FREE three-day celebration of art and artists.

On July 6, 7 and 8, festival-goers will have the chance to see exhibited art of all kinds, including paintings, jewelry, ceramics, photography, digital art and more! The festival will also feature educational activities for people of all ages on "Artivity Avenue", and even live performances! 

The Cherry Creek Arts Festival embodies CherryArts's mission to support art and provide access to unforgettable art experiences. Find out more about how you can experience this one-of-a-kind art festival!

Creative Law Network is a proud supporter of the Cherry Creek Art Festival.

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Dave Ratner at: A Cacophony of Creatives!

Next Wednesday, local creatives get ready for the 2nd Annual A Cacophony of Creatives! We are proud to have Dave Ratner as the guest speaker for this special event! A Cacophony of Creatives is not only a meet and greet where attendees can network with creatives of all kinds, but an informational exchange. Dave will lead a discussion that will cover copyright law, intellectual property rights, music licensing and more!

Thanks to CBCA Colorado Attorneys for the Arts and Greeley Creative District, A Cacophony of Creatives is an informative and fun event for everyone to enjoy!

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