The quick and easy way to understand rights and royalties.
"If I have my way, people feel like they just came out of a really good meeting" said John Ciccone.
"For many years, the first call I get typically starts with 'can I just have 5 minutes of your time for a couple of questions?' It's never 5 minutes", John laughed, "simply because we don't know what we don't know".
"And in fact, if a person's not nudged along for the right questions, there can be gaps in what we understand".
John has found a way to cover a ridiculous amount of copyright basics in about an hour.
A single, one-on-one, up to one-on-five seminar. Just yourself, or bring your colleagues, band-mates. Private. Confidential.
Use Music Copyright as a clear model to quickly understand the many types of rights and permissions: moral rights; derivative; performance; synchronization; master use; mechanical; grand rights; dramatic/non-dramatic use; etc.
Tap into 30+ years real world experience. Be ready.
"His presentation was fantastic - clearly structured, easy to grasp, and extremely effective..." "...but also entertaining..." "He took a very complicated system and demystified it in a straightforward and easy to understand manner ..."
In less than 2 hours in a no-pressure environment.
Cover important copyright basics.
Customizable to your own projects or questions. How-many-notes-can-I-use?
Exceptions: Public Domain, Fair Dealing/Fair Use, Parody, Ephemeral, etc.
Tips and traps. Heads Up: where and how easily can copyright infringement cost up to $150,000.00 U.S. per incident?
Ever wonder how to take a song that's earning several hundred dollars per year, develop it to nearly 1/2 million in one year, and end up with a multi-million dollar price tag? Why not chat with someone who did exactly that?
Copyright registration: Why and how it's done
Organizations: What they do. Which to join. How they pay.
New people Old mistakes?
Each year people enter the industry with no knowledge of copyright and each year can run up the same old risks. Minimize your risks and losses.
Great refresher for veterans too.
What happened? Infringement cases like George Harrison/He's So Fine; Blurred Lines/Marvin Gaye; Jay-Z Big Pimpin'; 2 Live Crew/Roy Orbison.
H.R. and organization inquiries welcome.
With John Ciccone President/Founder Copyright Music & Visuals
Successfully steered one of the most prominent copyright issues in Canadian history "The Hockey Night In Canada Theme".
The guy that Olympics legal reps said "moved mountains"
Convenient: Free parking on premises. Public Transit across the street. Bayview & Eglinton - Toronto
*** Please note: Given COVID concerns, seminars are postponed until safe to resume. Email to be updated: email@example.com
Price: Save 55% (limited time) $225 per person (regular $500) Plus applicable taxes