MICHAEL MELFORD, ATTORNEY

Michael Melford advises clients throughout the world in the fields of entertainment, publishing, advertising, and the arts. He concentrates on protection of intellectual property rights, including copyrights and trademarks, and on transactions involving the exploitation of creative works. He has written music for motion picture soundtracks and produced record albums, winning a Grammy. He is of counsel to the law firm of Frieze, Cramer, Cygelman, Rosen & Huber LLP, of Wellesley, Massachusetts. Language: French.

Michael Melford, avocat, conseille des producteurs de films, des compositeurs, des maisons de disques, des agences de publicité, des auteurs et des artistes dans le monde entire. Il est spécializé dans la protection des droits de propriété intellectuelle, y compris les droits d’auteur et les marques déposées, et dans les transactions comportant l’exploitation des oeuvres. Il a composé la musique pour des bandes sonores de film et a produit des disques, et a gagné un Grammy.

BRIAN FOLKINS-AMADOR, PARALEGAL

Brian Folkins-Amador is an intellectual property paralegal specializing in trademark clearance and registration, copyright registration, licensing, advertising clearance, music contracts, domain name registration and protection, and corporate organization and maintenance. In addition to his paralegal work, Brian is a professional guitarist, composer, arranger and vocalist with the Latin music ensemble Sol y Canto. Language: Spanish.

Brian Folkins-Amador es un asistente legal que se especializa en investigación y registración de marcas registradas, registración de derechos de autor, licencias para el uso de obras artísticas, aprobación de publicidad, contratos de música, registración y protección de nombres de dominio, y organización y mantenimiento de corporaciones. Además de su trabajo legal, Brian es un músico profesional - es guitarrista, compositor, arreglista y cantante con el ensemble latino Sol y Canto.

NANCY VASILOFF, PARALEGAL

Nancy Vasiloff is an intellectual property and corporate paralegal with particular experience in advertising and music. Her practice includes trademark clearance and registration, copyright registration, music licensing, advertising copy clearance, and corporate organization and maintenance. From 2000 to 2002 Nancy worked at Arnold Worldwide Advertising as a broadcast business affairs manager. Nancy is also a professional voice-over artist for television and radio commercials, notably as the announcer for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines.