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Daliah Saper presents at SCORE Business Workshop

August 7, 2007 at 9:30 am Daliah Saper presents on “Selecting a Legal Structure for you Business” to SCORE business workshop attendees. SCORE is a division of the Small Business Bureau. Please visit www.scorechicago.org for more information or to register for the next workshop.

Domain Name Disputes

What is a domain name? A domain name is an address on the Internet where a web page can be found. The Domain Name System (DNS) makes the Internet easier to navigate. Each computer on the Internet has a unique address known as its Internet Protocol (IP) address. An IP address is a long string […]

Saper Law Sponsors Tech Cocktail 5

Saper Law is sponsoring TECH cocktail 5 on July12th from 6:30pm – 9pm. The event will take place at John Barleycorn’s in Wrigleyville (3524 N. Clark Street). Daliah Saper will be on hand to talk about the legal issues that entrepreneurs should think about and plan for, and will have information packets for everyone in attendence. […]

Law 101 For Fashion Designers

Click here to view the Powerpoint presentation entitled “In Fashion and Out of Trouble: Law 101 for Fashion Entrepreneurs,” presented by Daliah Saper at the seminar for the Stitches Fashion Program held on July 27th. Stiches is a division of the Chicagoland Entreprenueral Center.

What is an RN in the Fashion Industry?

A Registered Identification Number, or RN, is a number issued by the Federal Trade Commission to businesses involved in the “manufacture, importing, distribution, or sale of textile, wool, or fur products” and residing within the United States. Once granted, a RN may not be transferred or assigned and can only be used by the person […]

Daliah Saper Speaks at Northwestern University

June 22  1:30pm -3:00pm Daliah Saper speaks at Northwestern University for the “Lawyers Panel for the Pre-Law Institute.” The panel will take place from 1:30 to 3:00 with a reception to follow and will be held at the Arthur Rubloff Building, Room #338 at 375 E. Chicago Avenue.

Film Production: Working with Unions

 Unions were created to protect workers from unfair wages and poor working conditions. If a producer wants to use any union labor, then that producer will have to become a signatory to the appropriate union contract. This does not necessarily mean that the production must hire only union labor, nor does it mean that the […]

Film Production: Copyright

In order to secure meaningful distribution for a film, a producer must be able to prove that he or she owns, or has a license to use, EVERY piece of intellectual property in the film. “Intellectual property” includes many things, such as the right to use the screenplay, the right to use the music in […]

Film Production: Financing and Investment Issues

Film financing is one of the most difficult and least understood challenges facing a producer and it is fraught with perils for the unwary. Many independent film producers find themselves caught in the “Producer’s Paradox” namely: “You can’t sign talent and develop your screenplay without financing, but you can’t obtain financing without talent and a […]

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