Copyright Basics: The rights and the wrongs

Paul Sanderson, Lawyer


What is copyright? Why is important? How do I acquire copyright? How long does copyright last? How do I protect my copyright? Do I have to register my copyright? In this lecture, Paul Sanderson, a lawyer with over 25 years in private practice in arts and entertainment law, will outline the fundamental copyright principles and will discuss copyright issues relevant to photographer.

Paul Sanderson has practiced entertainment and arts law exclusively, in private practice, since being called to the Ontario bar in 1983. He is currently a sole practioner with the firm Sanderson Entertainment Law, which is located in the heart of the entertainment district in Toronto, Canada.