March 15, 2018
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Los Angeles, CA 90067
In recent years there have been several important cases involving unlicensed stage parodies of films, books and television programs, and disputes between competing productions. We'll consider fair use at potentially protectable elements of the stage parodies. Toby Butterfield explained how he won a stunning victory in defending the "3C" case, involving a re-contextualized play inspired by "Three's Company".
Toby M.J. Butterfield presented "Point Break? Parody Through the Lens of Live Theater" on Thursday, March 15, 2018 in Los Angeles, CA.