2016 Schedule

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

Suing The Beatles and Others: Perils and Precedents of Celebrity Lawsuits

Saturday, March 19
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
531 E 4th St

The Beatles were the first international rock music brand. Litigation arising from The Beatles brand and intellectual property protection provide legal precedent and some fascinating accounts. Prof. Soocher will share legal-based stories and lessons learned from The Beatles and other artist’s businesses as researched for his most recent books and beyond.

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Stan Soocher at SXSW

Stan Soocher

Assoc Professor, Music & Ent Industry Studies

University of Colorado Denver

Stan Soocher is the long-time Editor-in-Chief of Entertainment Law & Finance and a tenured Associate Professor of Music & Entertainment Industry Studies at the University of Colorado’s Denver Campu...

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