Transactional Law Clinic Students Present on Key Legal Business Topics to Newhouse Students

Transactional Law Clinic (TLC) 3Ls Brian Harrison and Alexis Telga recently spoke to a group of Syracuse University Newhouse School of Public Communication students on “Creating Your Own Media: Legal Considerations When in Business for Yourself.” Harrison and Telga, along with TLC Director Professor Jessica Murray, covered legal topics for students considering setting up their own business or freelancing, in fields such as photography, graphic design, and writing. This included an overview of the different business entities, how to set up your entity, and copyright and trademark considerations.

The TLC was invited by J Elliott Lewis, Newhouse Professor of Practice, Graduate Program Director, Broadcast and Digital Journalism.

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Brian Harrison, Alexis Telga, Jessica Murray, and J Elliott Lewis
A classroom