I would love to come speak to your group about the intersection between the creative field and the law. Please contact me via the Stay In Touch tab. I have developed training programs for attorneys, musicians, filmmakers, marketing and communications professionals, and broadcasters. I am available for industry conferences or private corporate events.
Author, Article in process regarding the intellectual property implications of memes.
Author, To Perform or Not Perform: The Aereo Decision. Mississippi Bar Intellectual Property Section Newsletter. July 2014
Author Contributor, American Bar Association commissioned book titled Entertainment Law for the General Practitioner. Released Summer 2011
UPCOMING SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
October 29, 2015 – Featured speaker for Mississippi College School of Law’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society
PAST SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Guest Professor, University of North Florida, Filmmaking 101. October 2015
Workshop Presenter, Pine Belt PRAM Workshop – Protecting Your Creative Work. October 2015
Guest Professor, The University of Mississippi School of Law’s Emerging Issues In IP Law. October 2015.
Conference Speaker, Intellectual Property Law for Marketing and Branding and Advanced Topics in Intellectual Property Law. Southern Public Relations Federation’s Annual Conference. September 2015.
Radio Guest, In Legal Terms. Hear the entire interview by going HERE. September 2015.
Conference Speaker, Intellectual Property Game Show and Employment Law for Broadcasters. Alabama Broadcasters Association. August 2015.
Trainer, Intellectual Property Training and Interactive Game Learning. Private company. August 2015.
Presenter, Intellectual Property Law for the Creative Community. American Advertising Federation, Jackson, MS Chapter. July 2015.
Presenter, Where the Law is Entertaining. Youth Media Institute Summit, Jackson, MS. July 2015
CLE Presenter, Mississippi Bar’s Intellectual Property Section. Issues with the Proposed Performance Tax and Copyright Law. May 2015.
Guest Professor, University of North Florida’s Broadcasting and Journalism School. April 2015
Radio Guest, In Legal Terms. Hear the entire interview by going HERE. April 2015.
Trainer, Intellectual Property is YOUR Fortune.” Private organization. March 2015.
Panelist, Lunch and Learn for Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Section. Publishing to Enhance Your Career. March 2015.
Presenter, Intellectual Property Might Be Your MOST Important Asset. Continuing Legal Education Course for Mississippi Bar. October 2014.
Presenter, Basics of Intellectual Property Law for Film. Youth Movement thru Media Institute. July 2014.
Presenter, Being “In-Tune” with Intellectual Property Issues and Music. Continuing Legal Education Course for Mississippi Bar. May 2014.
Guest Professor, Filmmaking and the Legal World, Jackson State University’s Documentary Filmmaking Class. April 2014.
Workshop Presenter, Walking the Legal Tightrope. Crossroads Film Festival. April 2014
Presenter, Writing, Copyright and You; Write and Publish Your Book Workshop for Nautilus Publishing. February 2014
Guest Lecturer, Copyright and Sampling in Hip Hop, Anthropology of Hip Hop class Birmingham-Southern College. January 2014
Presenter, Professionalism in the New Media Age, Mississippi College School of Law. November 2013
Presenter, Blurred Lines: Where the FCC and Employment Law Meet, Presenter at Alabama Broadcasters Association annual convention. August 2013
Presenter, Creating Copyright Reform, Intellectual Property Section of the MS Bar CLE event. May 2013
Workshop Lead Presenter, Crossroads Film Festival. April 2013
Presenter, Book Publishing Workshop hosted by Nautilus Publishing. March 2013
Presenter, Mississippi College School of Law on Professionalism. September 2012
Guest Lecturer, University of Mississippi Law School for Intellectual Property Seminar. September 2012
Presenter, Lecture titled Legally Entertaining Youth in Media Institute with United Way. July 2012
Panelist, Mississippi College School of Law’s yearly Entertainment Law CLE. June 2012
Guest Lecturer, The University of North Florida’s Media Business class. June 2012
CLE Presenter, Mississippi Bar Association Intellectual Property. May 2012
Panelist, Crossroads Film Festival’s focusing on Music Licensing. April 2012
Guest Lecturer, The University of North Florida’s Communication Law. March 2012
Guest Lecturer, University of Belhaven’s Introduction to Journalism. March 2012
Panelist, Oxford Film Festival in conjunction with the Mid-South Intellectual Property Institute. February 2012
Guest Lecturer, University of North Florida’s Intro to Media Business. October 2011
Presenter, Mississippi International Film Festival, as requested by the Intellectual Property Section of the Mississippi Bar. October 2011
Lead Presenter, Public Relations Association of Mississippi. November 2010
Presenter, Tougaloo College’s Founders Week Celebration. October 2010
Lecturer, Intellectual Property for Pinebelt PR Monthly Meeting. April 2010
Lecturer, IP Law; Public Relations Association of Mississippi Annual Conference. April 2010
Lecturer, Southern Public Relations Federation 2009 Annual Conference. October 2009
Panelist, National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences – Memphis Chapter panel titled Focus on Music. April 2009
Top 50 Business Women in Mississippi, 2015 – Mississippi Business Journal
Guest, In Legal Terms radio program. Hear the entire interview HERE. September 2015
Guest, In Legal Terms radio program. Hear the entire interview HERE. April 2015
Top 40 Lawyers in Mississippi, 2015 – Mississippi Business Journal – Leadership in the Law
MS Business Journal Article – Keeping Our Eye on Ryanne Saucier
Top 10 Rising Lawyers in Jackson, MS 2014 – Portico Jackson
Birmingham-Southern College Featured English Alumni – http://www.bsc.edu/academics/english/alumni/law.cfm
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