Introduction to Rights

  • Introduction to Rights

    When: Monday 09 March, 2020 | Where: Olympia Conference Centre, London | Time: 12:45 – 18:00

    When it comes to negotiating a sucessful publishing deal, do you know your rights?

    Aimed at those new to the rights business, Introduction to Rights offers the skills and knowledge needed to make the most of every acquisitions opportunity in the ever-changing publishing and content creation environment.

    2020 bookings will open shortly.

  • Programme

    Individual sessions explore each of the pertinent topics' issues and legal complexities, which gives a truly practical guide to rights selling. The "Ask the Experts" session is held directly after the workshop, once again giving attendees the opportunity for continued interaction and discussion.

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    • Better understand the role, and importance, of Rights professionals within the publising industry
    • Learn the basics of negotiating a publishing contract
    • Network with Rights professionals from major publishers.


    This popular workshop brings together contract experts from major publishers including Simon & Schuster and Hachette UK with copyright consultants from leading organisations including DLA Piper.

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  • Get involved

    The 2019 Introduction to Rights workshop took place on Monday 11 March, 2019, 12:45 - 18:00 at Olympia Conference Centre, West London. Admission into the workshop also included FREE Visitor access to the three days of The London Book Fair.


    Who is it for?

    Agent | Author | Commissioning Editor | Editor | Writer | Foreign Rights Assistant | Head of Copyright | Information Analyst | Lawyer | Legal Counsel Licensing Manager | Literary Agent | Publisher | Rights: Contracts Manager, Assistant, Consultant, Coordinator, Manager

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