[PAST EVENT] Kelley Way Talks About Legal Issues: Avoiding a Lawsuit

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Created by Lily O'Brien

Join BAIPA on October 8
When BAIPA Member and Attorney Kelly Way
Talks About Dealing with Legal Issues

Morning Speaker Presentation: 11am to 12:15pm

(General meeting begins at 9am, speaker presentation is at 11am, after Q&A,
networking time, introductions & announcements)
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How to Avoid a Lawsuit: Tips and Tricks to Reduce the Risk of Being Sued

While it’s impossible to eliminate the risk of a lawsuit, it is possible to make the odds of being sued less likely. This presentation looks at the most frequently encountered types of lawsuits encountered by authors and publishers in five areas of law – copyright, trademark, right of privacy and publicity, defamation, and contracts – and what you can do to minimize the risk of encountering any of them personally.


Kelly Way PhotoKelley Way was born and raised in Walnut Creek, California. She graduated from UC Davis with a B.A. in English, followed by a Juris Doctorate. Kelley is a member of the California Bar, and an aspiring writer of young adult fantasy novels. She can be contacted at [email protected]

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