An expert at helping artist and entrepreneurs, navigate intellectual property, rights clearances, licensing, and more, Shawn has spent the past 20-years as a lawyer and entrepreneur advising creatives, private equity, startups, nonprofits, and technology, music, and finance entities on IP protection, IP exploitation/licensing, business formation, information technology, branding, marketing, financing, business development, grantmaking, and nonprofit governance/management. Her passion is translating the complex issues that ensnare creatives and entrepreneurs from long-term financial success. Licensed to practice in NY and CA, Shawn draws on her finance and legal acumen to untangle legal issues, negotiate favorable transactions terms, and help creatives protect their content and IP. What are you dying to ask? Check out her 1:1 mentor sessions Wednesday March 13th.
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