Daliah has been presenting to new and aspiring entrepreneurs at SCORE’s Chicago office for over 13 years. Her lectures primarily focus on start-up business and intellectual property legal issues. During the June 10th workshop at SCORE Chicago, Daliah Saper, Principal Attorney at Saper Law, will answer the following questions: What is a Copyright? What is a Trademark? How do Trademarks and Copyrights compare to Trade Secrets and Patents? What is involved with the registration process for copyrights vs. trademarks? How much does trademark and copyright protection cost? How long does protection last? When do you use an SM, TM, or ®? Continue Reading
Saper law is proud to announce that its Principal Attorney, Daliah Saper, has once again been recognized as one of Law Bulletin’s Emerging Lawyers of 2018 in the following categories: Advertising & Media Law, Arts, Entertainment & Sports Law, Computer & Technology Law, Copyright & Trademark Law, and Intellectual Property Law The distinction of being an Emerging Lawyer has been earned by fewer than 2% of all lawyers licensed to practice law in Illinois. Daliah was chosen based on peer recommendations from Leading Lawyers in the area. Lawyers in the community have repeatedly listed Daliah as professional, ethical and Continue Reading
Daliah has been presenting to new and aspiring entrepreneurs at SCORE’s Chicago office for over 13 years. Her lectures primarily focus on start up business and intellectual property legal issues. During the September 24 workshop at SCORE Chicago, Daliah Saper, Principal Attorney at Saper Law, will answer the following questions: What is a Copyright? What is a Trademark? How do Trademarks and Copyrights compare to Trade Secrets and Patents? What is involved with the registration process for copyrights vs. trademarks? How much does trademark and copyright protection cost? How long does protection last? When do you use an SM, TM, or Continue Reading
The North American Entertainment Law Summit delivers a four day continuing legal education conference, focused on constantly evolving topics within the entertainment, sports, media, and intellectual property law fields. On November 10, 2018, Daliah Saper will once again serve as a panelist at the 30th Annual North American Law Summit. The last few years she has discussed social media law but this year she will join a panel of high profile speakers to discuss the pros and cons of appearing on national news broadcasts. Her session is titled: Legally On TV: On Air Personalities. For more information click here.
Thanks to Saper Law Offices, LLC client Nitsana Lazerus of www.puppetsandme.com for introducing the second graders in Room 214 to so many different kinds of puppets! Nitsana has spent over 30 years as a professional puppeteer and has performed original, educational, values-based puppet shows for thousands of children nationwide. Saper Law offers expert legal services for creative professionals of all kinds. Click here to read more about our entertainment law practice.
Daliah Saper will present on the “Law 101 for the Creative Entrepreneur” panel at the 2016 Lake FX Summit + Expo. Lake FX is the region’s largest FREE conference for artists, creative professionals and entrepreneurs, with topic tracks related to the music, film, fashion, culinary and multi-disciplinary arts industries taking place on May 13-15, 2016.
We all had a blast and left the "Style at Saper" Seminar feeling a little more fashionable. Celebrity stylist,Kellie Trumper, provided great tips and tricks for going from boardroom chic to happy hour ready, while Daliah gave thoughtful insight into creating and building your brand. A big thank you to all who attended, networked, and made purchases from Luxury Consignment Retail Store LGS, which contributed 5% of the night's proceeds to Bright Pink! Check out the video here: Saper Law's Fashion Practice Presents Style at Saper Law from Saper Law on Vimeo.
Saper Law recently assisted Margaret Small, a courtroom sketch artist, negotiate a copyright licensing agreement with Warner Brothers. For the last 40 years, Margaret has served as a sketch artist for numerous high profile trials, included the recent Michael Jordan v. Dominick’s right of publicity trial. However, it was her work in the trial of notorious Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger that caught the attention of Warner Bros. Studios. Warner Bros. approached Margaret for licensing some of her unique sketches of the Bulger trial for inclusion in a feature-length documentary centered around the capture and trial of the infamous mobster. Continue Reading
On August 28th, Daliah Saper will give a presentation to the Chicago Photographic Society about the key legal issues affecting photographers. Her talk will cover photography contracts, model releases, copyright issues, as well as legal issues arising from the use of social media. The event will be held at ProCenter Camera, 1000 N. North Branch, Chicago, IL 60642. 6:00 p.m. Our Spotlight guest speaker on August 28th is intellectual property attorney, DALIAH SAPER. She has handled many high profile cases (including one she argued before the Illinois Supreme Court) and is regularly interviewed on national tv, radio, and in several publications Continue Reading
On May 28, 2014, Apple announced it would be buying Beats Electronics for $3 billion - $2.6 billion in cash plus another $400 million in equity. Apple plans to leverage and exploit Beat's streaming music service alongside Apple's venerable but slowing pay-per-download Itunes service. The founders of Beats, Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, will stay on at the firm and work with Apple. Beats also brings Angela Ahrendts, the former chief of Burberry, and Paul Deneve, the former chief of Yves Saint Laurent as executives joining Apple’s electronics and music-streaming divisions. Despite the popularity of Beats and the affluent staff it Continue Reading
Saper Law Immersion Program 2022 will be held August 1-5! This year's program will be held at Saper Law Offices.
Currently in its 9th year, Saper Law Immersion Program
Saper Law Immersion Program 2022will be held August 1-5! This year’s program will be held at Saper Law Offices.
Currently in its 9th year, Saper Law Immersion Program offers high school and college students the opportunity to explore legal career paths in one exciting week. The course takes place at Saper Law Offices and is taught by Daliah Saper and other Saper Law attorneys. For the 2022 program, the curriculum consists of negotiation and writing exercises, field trips, and mock legal proceedings. Since Saper Law practices heavily in the areas of social media and digital technology, a key component of the exercises will involve entertainment, business, and internet-related legal case studies.
Both high school and college students are encouraged to apply via the Saper Immersion website. Applications for the 2021 session are due July 15. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so students are encouraged to apply early. The deadline for application withdrawal is July 15.
Since 2005, Saper Law has represented a wide variety of clients from around the world. Our attorneys have made headlines for tackling
Since 2005, Saper Law has represented a wide variety of clients from around the world. Our attorneys have made headlines for tackling novel internet and social media cases, and we are consistently ranked as a top law firm for intellectual property, entertainment, new media, and business law. Join us for a toast to celebrate our 17th anniversary! Tuesday evening August 2nd from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at I|O Godfrey Roofscape.
Tickets are $10 and all proceeds will benefit the Highland Park, IL Parade Shooting Victims Fund.
Should You Buy a Bored Ape?
The Rise and Fall of NFTs From a Legal Perspective Since 2020, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)
Should You Buy a Bored Ape? The Rise and Fall of NFTs From a Legal Perspective
Since 2020, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) have increasingly grown in popularity. Individuals, small and big businesses, and celebrities have all jumped on the NFT bandwagon – creating, selling, and investing in NFTs. But what exactly are they and why should you or your business care? What are the legal considerations, benefits, and pitfalls of creating or investing in an NFT? We will be discussing these questions with special guest speaker Phil Gomes.