2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Developing the Indie Artist’s Career with Their Money or Others’

Friday, March 18
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
531 E 4th St

This panel of transactional practitioners will address head-on the practical business and legal considerations required of independent, self- developing artists and their management and financial supporters. The panel will set forth the how-to for operating a sustainable, independent business capable of supporting and developing the artist and artist team without the involvement of traditional record companies or publishers.

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Kelly Vallon at SXSW

Kelly Vallon

Atty at Law

Lapidus Root & Sacharow LLP

Kelly Vallon is an attorney at Lapidus, Root & Sacharow, LLP where she works on a variety of complex music industry transactions. Prior to working with the firm, Ms. Vallon was a business and legal...

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Lynn Morrow at SXSW

Lynn Morrow


Adams and Reese LLP

Lynn Morrow joined Adams and Reese in 2001 to assist in the development of the firm’s Entertainment and New Media Practice Group. Lynn is the Partner in Charge of the firm's Nashville Music Row off...

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Paul Bezilla at SXSW

Paul Bezilla


Lommen Abdo PA

Paul Bezilla is a shareholder at Lommen Abdo Law Firm. For over 25 years Paul has provided legal services to a wide variety of individuals and companies in the entertainment industry. His practice ...

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Tamera Bennett at SXSW

Tamera Bennett


Bennett Law Office PC

Tamera H. Bennett is a wife, mom, lawyer, mediator, blogger, podcaster, and legal writer. For over 15 years she’s helped clients protect what they create by practicing trademark, copyright and ente...

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