Copyright Clearance Center Announces Copyright Education Webinar Series with the American Society of Media Photographers
First of 10 Free Webinars Scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 1:00 p.m. ET
Danvers, Mass. – Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a not-for-profit organization and leading provider of licensing solutions, is jointly producing a series of 10 free webinars to educate creators and users on copyright, licensing and monetization of content with the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP). . The first webinar, “What Everyone Should Know About Copyright,” is Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 10:00 a.m. ET.
“The webinar series will open an honest dialogue about conflicting pressures on both content creators and users,” said Michele Ayers, Manager, Educational Services, Copyright Clearance Center. “At the same time, it will offer a variety of mutually beneficial suggestions and solutions.”
“ASMP is pleased to work with CCC on this important and complex topic and to have the opportunity to share our perspective on copyright with professionals across the industry,” said Jim Cavanaugh, ASMP President.
CCC’s OnCopyright Education team works with other thought leaders, government agencies and policymakers to advocate the responsible use of content. Whether one is just beginning to develop a copyright awareness program or looking for focused refresher courses, CCC offers a variety of options via instructor-led programs incorporating group discussions, Q&A sessions and analysis of real-world scenarios.
In addition to its licensing and permission solutions for text, CCC’s services are available for video and images via RightsLink, its point-of-content tool that allows rightsholders to license content directly from their website or within a mobile application.
The ASMP is the premier trade association of the world’s most respected photographers. It is the leader in promoting photographers’ rights, providing education in better business practices, producing business publications for photographers and helping to connect image purchasers with professional photographers.
About Copyright Clearance Center, Inc.
Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), the rights licensing experts, is a global rights broker for the world’s most sought after materials, including in- and out-of-print books, journals, newspapers, magazines, images, blogs and ebooks. Founded in 1978 as a not-for-profit organization, CCC provides smart solutions that simplify the licensing of content that lets businesses and academic institutions quickly get permission to use copyright-protected materials, while compensating publishers and content creators for the use of their works. For more information, visit www.copyright.com.
About the American Society of Media Photographers
The ASMP is the premier trade association for photographers, providing members with all the tools, information and support needed to run successful photography businesses. Over 7,000 strong with 39 chapters throughout the country, ASMP members are recognized as a community of forward-thinking professionals.