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Live Webinar:
Museums and Intellectual Property in a Digital World

Wednesday, July 17
2–3:30 p.m. (ET)

This program provides a practical view of copyright, fair use, Internet law, new media, publishing and other laws affecting every museum. Experts will discuss issues such as the permissibility of the use of images of objects, copyright clearances, use of names and likenesses, termination of copyright transfers, and merchandise licensing.

Who Should Attend

Museum web designers, museum shop managers and staff, PR and marketing staff, museum legal counsel, museum operating and financial officers

How Will I Benefit?

After participating in this program, attendees will be better able to:
  • Examine copyright, fair use, right of publishing and other laws that affect museums
  • License merchandise both legally and ethically
  • Address how trends in digital rights and copyright impact museums
All live webinars feature text chat, audience interactivity, closed-captioning and access to presentation handouts and other resources. All webinars are recorded and archived for later on-demand access. 


  • Mark A. Fischer, partner, Duane Morris LLP, Boston
  • Anne M. Young, manager of rights and reproductions, Indianapolis Museum of Art
  • Annelisa Stephan, senior web writer/editor, The J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles


  • Greg Stevens, assistant director, professional development, American Alliance of Museums, Washington, D.C.
  • Adam La Faci, field producer, LearningTimes, LLC, New York
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You will receive a registration confirmation email within 24 hours. Webinar access instructions will be sent via email closer to the live event.

For more program-related information, contact Greg Stevens.

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests for Alliance professional development programs must be received in writing no later than one week prior to the event date to receive a full refund of your registration fees. Refund requests will not be accepted after that date. The Alliance reserves the right to cancel any program at any time, for any reason. In the event of a program cancellation by the Alliance, attendees will receive a full refund of their registration fees. For face-to-face programs, the Alliance is not responsible for any travel or hotel expenses incurred as a result of your participation or cancellation of an event.