LAW 517 - Musicians and the Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Law

This course develops skills of negotiation preparation and execution, as well as contract drafting in the interesting context of the music business. The course canvasses the major legal and business issues that arise in contract negotiations involving myriad aspects of the music business including most prominently copyright and trade-marks. Students will be expected to elaborate key issues in a position paper, participate in contract negotiations, and finally, draft a contract with respect to a major aspect of the music business, e.g., record contracts, touring, personal managers, or publishing contracts. Credit will not be granted if credit has been received for Music and the Law under the LAW 599 course number.

No syllabi

Winter Term 2024


Section Capacity Class times Instructor(s)
2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12 (M)
09:00 - 11:50
LC 448
Primary Instructor: Cameron Hutchison