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How to Build a Fictional World:

Legal and Business Aspects of Pop Culture and Creative Industries

Friday, July 13, 2018
Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 
12:00 - 3:00 p.m. 

3.5 General CLE Credits Approved
3.5 Certification Credits Approved: Business Litigation
3.5 Certification Credits Approved: Intellectual Property Law 
contact Karen Rose for CLE certificate
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Florida Supercon’s first panel program exclusively for lawyers will focus on a wide range of the legal issues involved in creating, licensing, and managing the creative works involved in comic books, video games, films, and merchandise, including the following:

  • Intellectual property issues for comics, publishing, games, and film
  • Licensing from idea to franchise
  • Merchandising
  • User licenses, game currencies, and new legal issues in games
  • Publicity Rights in creative and commercial properties
  • Case law updates
  • Fan fiction and fan guidelines
  • Q&A

Attendees will receive four (4) all-day event passes with each CLE purchase, allowing attendees to bring the whole family or other friends. Each CLE attendee also receives a copy of Jon Garon’s most recent book “Pop Culture Business Handbook for Cons and Festivals (also available on Amazon.)

Jon M. Garon
NSU Shepard Broad College of Law
Dean and Professor of Law

Susan Stephan
NSU Shepard Broad College of Law
Associate Dean of Graduate and Online Programs & Adjunct Professor of Law

John Taddeo, Esq.
Posada | Taddeo | Dietiker

Vicenç F. Feliú
NSU Shepard Broad College of Law
Associate Dean for Library Services & Professor of Law

Michael Uzdavines
Founder & Attorney
Blue Mana Entertainment

Video Game Designer

Additional Panelists pending availability
Seating is limited
Questions: Please contact Karen Rose at or (954) 262-6303
NSU Law thanks Florida Supercon for its support of this collaboration.



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