Career Choice Series

Copyright Law

Presented by David Rein, Tiffany Schwartz, & Karen R. Britton

Note: This is not a CLE program. The recording will be available to view on within 7 business days.

The Career Choice Series is designed to help you choose your career path. Whether you’re a law student, young lawyer, or transitioning attorney, find out what it’s like to work in various practice areas and the best way to position yourself to get there.

Date, Time, & Registration

Friday, April 5, 2019 | 1-1:30pm ET
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In this segment, our panelists will cover copyright law. Copyright is a branch of intellectual property law that protects the original authorship of various works such as books, art, music, poetry, software, and architecture. Attorneys who work in this area can work in private firms or inhouse for specific companies or the government. They may specialize in copyright or all areas of intellectual property law such as trademarks and patents as well. Our speakers will share with you their career paths, provide invaluable insight into what skills you’ll need to break into this area, what drew them to it, the pros and cons, and what a typical day in their practice entails.


David Rein, Of Counsel, Erickson Kernell, Denver, CO
Tiffany Schwartz, Counsel, Dentons, Kansas City, MO


Karen R. Britton, Assistant Dean for Admissions, University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, SC

Sponsored by ABA Career CenterYoung Lawyers Division, and Law Student Division and Section of Intellectual Property Law