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PANMA’s September 25th Event
Copying: The Practical and Legal Considerations for Designers and Developers

Join PANMA for the first event of the new season!

taney_94x94Coders, programmers, UX professionals, and design professionals in all media must address the issue of the limits of permissible “copying.” Depending on the nature, origin and quality of the “source” material, different and multiple dimensions of intellectual property protection may apply. In addition, apart from formal, statutory IP protection, contractual considerations may affect a designer’s leeway to “borrow” or “take inspiration” from others’ work. Frank Taney, PANMA board member and principal of Taney Legal LLC (www.taneylegal.com, @taneylegal and @scarylawyer), will discuss the practical and legal considerations of which designers and developers must be aware in performing their services, as well as some practical steps for avoiding or mitigating risks arising from these considerations.

Date: Thursday, September 25, 2014
Location: Univ. of PA Wharton School, Huntsman Hall, 3730 Walnut Street, Phila PA 19104
Room: F60.
Time: Doors open at 5:30. Program from 6pm – 7:30. Networking until 8pm.

Register: panma.eventbrite.com

This program is free, thanks to our sponsors!


PANMA’s Salute to Summer Happy Hour!

Join us on June 26th to meet your fellow members at PANMA! A casual evening of chit-chat and networking… but with this group we guarantee you will still learn something NEW and have FUN at the same time!

Please note we will host this happy hour at a new location:
National Mechanics, 22 S. 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Google Maps: http://bit.ly/1n8Hr89
Everyone is welcome!

Date: Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Time: Doors open at 5:30pm. Happy Hour runs 5:30-8pm.

Lite Bites: Will be provided by PANMA.

Registration: http://panma.eventbrite.com