Join the Brooklyn Entertainment & Sports Law Society (BESLS) for our Fall 2017 General Body Meeting on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 1:00PM - 1:45PM in Room 601 at 250 Joralemon Street. Lunch will be served!
Congratulations to the incoming BESLS 2017/18 Executive Board and a huge thank you to our outgoing board for a fantastic year - best of luck to our graduating members!
If you could spend fifty dollars and better understand the most common—and important—documents in the game, would you? An entertainment attorney with over twenty years of experience in the industry, is making just such an offer with his latest book: The 11 Contracts That Every Artist, Songwriter, and Producer Should Know. Join BESLS as we host Steve Gordon Esq. for this special event where he will speak about his experience in the entertainment industry and share ideas from his new book.
Thanks to all who joined BESLS for our annual Alumni Dinner, co-hosted with the Intellectual Property Law Association and the Art Law Association, on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 at 6:30pm in the Forchelli Center.
Join BESLS for this exciting event to learn your "Fashion Law Essentials," including issues pertaining to the protectability of fashion designs, the fight against counterfeits, wearable technology, issues with FTC disclosures, the implications of Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands, the copyrightability of cheerleading uniforms, and more.
On Tuesday November 15, BESLS held a reception at Brooklyn Law School to honor the top women in the sports, entertainment and fashion law industries.
BESLS presents a music law panel featuring not only the attorneys who represent artists and musicians, but also the manager, agent and business manager who allow the artist to focus on their art.
Join BESLS will honor prominent women attorneys, agents, producers, law students & professors, and other figures at the top of their field who serve as role models for the next generation of legal and industry professionals to follow in their footsteps.
Thank you to all that submitted nominations to join BESLS as we honor prominent women attorneys, agents, producers, and law professors at the top of their field who serve as role models for the next generation of legal professionals to follow in their footsteps.
Join BESLS and IPLA for an opportunity to meet members of the legal department at Take-Two Inc., one of the most successful video game companies in the world.
Today, Brooklyn Law School was featured in Billboard Magazine as one of the “Top 10 Law Schools That Teach Real-Life Music Issues.”
Jared Goldstein, our fashion law chair, writes for Complex. He recently wrote an article describing the possible implications of Nike's patented shoe auto-lacing technology. This auto-lacing technology is the same system that is used in the Nike Mag, the shoe that became famous in Back to the Future II.
By Alexander Loveyko
Read about key issues and cases that captured the attention of law students at the recent lecture given by the Executive Director of Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts on various aspects of licensing in the music industry.
Thanks to everyone who joined us for our annual bar night from 7pm-10pm on Thursday, 10/13 to mix & mingle with our organizations while enjoying happy hour specials!
We are thrilled to announce our 2016/17 1L Delegates. Thank you to all those who submitted applications!