IP & Indigenous Arts and Culture - Copyright in Focus

Held on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 1 pm - 2 pm ET

Join us on July 14th for a discussion on the protection of Indigenous arts, music and culture. Hear from Yvan Guy Larocque and Natalie Rizkalla-Kamel about copyright and related issues, including:

  • Copyright basics
    • What does copyright protect and who owns it? 
    • What is fair dealing?
    • What are moral rights and how do they differ from copyright?
  • Collective administration of rights
    • What are the different collectives in Canada and what rights and uses do they administer?
  • Copyright limitations to protecting Indigenous arts and culture
    • What are some of the challenges to protecting traditional or Indigenous knowledge and cultural expression using copyright?
  • Cultural appropriation
    • Can cultural appropriation be addressed using copyright? What are the challenges?

Continuing Professional Development

This program is eligible for up to 1 Substantive Hour.

Law Society of Ontario1
Barreau du Québec1
Law Society of British Columbia1
Law Society of Saskatchewan**
Law Society of Manitoba1
Law Society of Alberta1
New York State CLE Board1

** An application for accreditation of the session will be submitted upon request by a participant



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