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Producing Hit Songs, a NARIP Atlanta panel exclusive, with L-R: guest Bradford Rogers, NARIP Atlanta Board Member Sean Mcpherson, Executive Director Chloe Peacock, guest Billy Hume, Attorney Lee Morin, Board Member Julie Kessler Roach, and guest Matt Still. — at SAE Institute Atlanta.

A Panoply of Panels and Presentations

This fall, I was honored to speak on a diverse matter of subjects to distinct audiences from the art, gaming, legal, and music communities. It was a panoply of panels and presentations. The first weekend of October, the Georgia Game Developers Association (GGDA) invited me to speak at their annual conference, the Southern Interactive Entertainment […]
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Arts Applications in Games

Last Wednesday, I presented at Georgia Lawyers for the Arts in the King Plow Arts Center on a topic that discussed arts applications in games. Entitled, “Arts Applications In Computer and Video Games,” my presentation discussed what rises to the level of copyrightable content for artists, writers, and illustrators; what type of content developers seek […]
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Pro Gamers, Streamers, and YouTubers

I was recently invited to speak to professional video and computer gamers (“Pro Gamers”), Youtubers, and Streamers about legal concepts and laws that impact YouTube occupations. According to Wikipedia, Pro Gamers are associated with gaming teams and/or broader gaming associations. In addition to prize money from tournament wins, Pro Gamers may also be paid a […]
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Attorney Lee Morin poses just prior to showtime at the 56th Grammys. — at Staples Center.

The Greatest Show on Earth

Barnum & Bailey called; they want their trademark back – The Recording Academy® stole, “The Greatest Show on Earth.” The 56th Grammys was a production of momentous proportions – combining three stages – two main stages and one circular stage near the front of house. Because I moonlight as a stagehand, I know too well […]
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Attorney Lee Morin pictured with longtime friend, public speaker, and entrepreneur, Jeff Hoffman, who delivered the keynote for Music Start Up Academy. — at Georgia Tech.

What a Way to End the Year

2013 has truly been a groundbreaking year for MORIN Entertainment Law. I formed the firm in early spring, acquiring a handful of talented clients right away. As summer approached, I became actively involved with Georgia Music Partners, the advocacy arm of The Recording Academy®, Atlanta Chapter. The fall brought networking opportunities, starting behind the scenes […]
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Celebrating Art and Music

The holidays are a time of year for gathering together old friends and making new ones. This holiday season I was happy to be part of celebrating art and music with two great institutions – Georgia Lawyers for the Arts and 688’s Nocturnia. Last week, Georgia Lawyers for the Arts (GLA) hosted their 38th Annual […]
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