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Mark A. Fischer

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NYCurrently registered 201203/13/2015
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
The Best Lawyers - Entertainment LawThe Best Lawyers in America2014
Super Lawyer Massachusetts - Entertainment LawSuper Lawyers2014
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Lecturer of Advanced CopyrightSuffolk University Law School2000 - 2013
Associate ProfessorBerklee College of Music1989 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Copyright Society of the U.S.A.Board of Trustees and Executive Committee2011 - 2014
Boston Bar AssociationN/A1986 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
SOCIETY OF THE HOLY TRANSFIGURATION MONASTERY, INC., VS. ARCHBISHOP GREGORY OF DENVER, COLORADOPlaintiff prevailed at District Court, First Circuit, and Supreme Court denied a certiorari petition
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Publication nameTitleDate
World Intellectual Property ReviewWhy Do Bad Deals Happen to Good Artists?2014
BlogNew Media & Entertainment Law Blog2013
Landslide, ABA Intellectual Property Law SectionArtists. Lawyers, and Specialness2013
Wolters KluwerPerle Williams & Fischer on Publishing Law2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emerson CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975
Boston College Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Timing is Everything: Planned Giving of Digital Works of ArtDigital Visual Art2014
Museum Law in a Digital WorldMuseum Law2014
Movies: A Global Passion World IP DayMotion Pictures2014
17th Annual New England Intellectual Property ConferenceIntellectual Property - Chairperson2014
"The Rise of Fair Use"Fair Use in Copyright - Moderator2014
Two Sides of Fair UseCopyright2013
The Boston/Cambridge Technology SceneTechnology Law and Business2013
Navigating the Murky Minefield of Digital Licensing," Rethink Music Venture Day, Berklee College of Music, Berlin,Digital Music Licensing2013
MCLE's 16th Annual New England Intellectual Property Law ConferenceCopyright Law 20132013
IP Inside and Outside of Museums WebinarIntellectual Property Issues for Museums2013
Entertainment and Sports SectionMusic: Money Matters2013