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Works at Schlackman Intellectual Property Law
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A Florida couple stole cat and dog photos from Getty Images and ended up with the maximum statutory penalties. Find out why.
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Can't afford an attorney? Here are some tips to help you protect your personal assets and maybe add little on the bottom Line.
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Don't be at a disadvantage when negotiating against an experienced opposing party. Here a few things to consider to even the playing field.
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How can the Tolkien Estate hold a copyright in a translation Tolkien wrote almost a century ago, of a story written in the 11th century?
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Chicago based Calumet Photo has abruptly announced the closing of its U.S. stores, leaving its European stores open, for now.  Its Chapter 7 Bankruptcy...
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Getty infringement letters are designed to scare you into paying unnecessarily high damages. Here are some tips to use in your response.
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In part 2, we will look at questions you should be asking in any contract negotiation as well as reviewing several standard provisions.
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Maximo Caminero has been charged with with vandalism and criminal mischief. He now has has a group auctioning art for his legal defense.
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Photographer / Attorney
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  • Schlackman Intellectual Property Law
    Patent Attorney, 4 - present
  • Fotofilosophy Inc
    present
  • University of Miami Office of General Counsel
  • Catalyst Miami
  • Multicultural Healthcare Education Foundation
  • Worldwide Healthcare Communications
  • Dupont Merck Pharmaceutical Co.
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New York - New Orleans - Miami
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Patent Attorney and Photographer
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  • Duality of Art and Science.Shooting with Fuji X-Pro1. Work in IP Law and E-commerce Development. NYer. Liberal. Atheist. 
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I dont' brag
Education
  • Tulane University
    Political Science, 1984 - 1988
  • Zicklin School of Business
    Marketing, 1988 - 1991
  • New York University
    Healthcare Management, 2007
  • University of Miami School of Law
    Law, 2007 - 2010
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Want to Install or Test Mac OS X Without an Apple Computer. Learn and Get Help in The Best Hackintosh Community, Download OS X Files From He

How to Submit a Takedown Notice
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If a U.S. website is using your images without your permission, the easiest and fastest way to stop infringement is to send the website...

Lawyers Keep New Beatles Album Out of the Public Domain
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The Beatles “Bootleg Recordings 1963” should have been free if it were not for a few unnamed lawyers at Apple Records.

The Copyright Office Proposes Resale Royalties for Visual Artists
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The copyright Office proposes a change to copyright laws that will allow visual artists to receive royalties every time their original art i

The British Library Releases Over 1 Million Images for Public Use
artlawjournal.com

The British Library has released over a million images onto Flickr Commons for anyone to use, remix and repurpose.

The Beastie Boys Side of the Story
artlawjournal.com

In early November, I wrote an article about the GoldieBlox viral video, which had used a parody of the Beastie Boys song, “Girls” as...

Do I Have Copyright Protection If I Create My Work In Another Country?
artlawjournal.com

Last week, I attended the Contemporary Art Show in Istanbul, Turkey. One night at dinner, I heard a story about how a Turkish photographer h

Art or Vandalism: Banksy, 5Pointz and the Fight for Artistic Expression
artlawjournal.com

In 1974, Norman Mailer wrote, The Faith of Graffiti, one of the first literary works that looked at the origins and importance of graffiti i

Why Artists Should Use an LLC for Their Business?
artlawjournal.com

The LLC has become an increasingly popular corporate structure. LLC’s combine the personal liability protections of a large corporation and

What everyone should know about Mission Statements.
artlawjournal.com

Every creative person that is trying to sell his or her work is running a business. It may not be formalized into a separate company, it may

Google Plus, We Have a Problem
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By Preston Clark For the record, I’m a huge fan of Google Plus. I’ve written articles in support of the platform in recent months (here and

A Google Anti-Piracy Primer: the RIAA and Bittorent Pt. 1
artlawjournal.com

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has reached its 25 millionth takedown notice on Google. With their 20 millionth takedow

Taking Photos at Museums – Some Interesting Lessons
artlawjournal.com

A question came up today as I was walking around the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. People were snapping pictures; others were

3 Reasons to Use a Digital Watermark
artlawjournal.com

Watermarking has been the artists’ bane since the early days of the computer revolution. We all want to protect our images from unauthorized

Can a Person Own a Copyright on a Tattoo?
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caption id=attachment_6423 align=aligncenter width=600 Courtesy of the BleacherReport.com/caption In May of 2011, S. Victor Whitmill, a prom

Eminem Sues Facebook for Copyright Infringement
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Eight Mile Style, LLC, the company that holds the copyright for all of Eminem’s music has filed a lawsuit against Facebook. The company clai

Who Owns the Copyright in a Work-for-Hire? Part 2
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In part, I discussed the ownership of copyright for those artistic creators that were employees at the time of their creation. But what if y

New Google Voice Search Will Blow Your Mind
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Google introduced a new search feature at the company's annual I/O developers conference on Wednesday, and it's about to put Siri to shame.

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Teaching Artist About Their Legal Rights

Who Owns the Copyright in a Work-for-Hire? Part 1
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Most people believe that when they hire someone to create an artistic work, that the work is fully owned by them for their unlimited use. It