Comic Book Law for Creators Now Open for Enrollment – Class Starts October 5, 2015!

joe-sergi-bio.jpgIf you’re currently making comics, or aspiring to, it’s crucial to be informed about the legal issues behind the process. Copyright law? Contracts? Censorship? The more you know about these important topics, the better prepared you’ll be to get the most out of your comics career!

For the second time, Comics Experience is pleased to offer a course that covers these critical matters, and more! Comic Book Law for Creators is designed to help you learn the ins and outs of comic book law in a fun, practical and informative class environment. It was even cited in this New York Times article about the evolving landscape of comics education!

Class starts October 8, 2015, with limited seats available. Enrollment is now open!

In this course, you’ll learn from experienced comic book creator and legal expert Joe Sergi – a longtime member of the CE community whose unique background makes him the perfect instructor for this course. Joe is a practicing attorney, as well as a comic writer and editor  (Sky Girl, Great Zombies in History). As the author of The Law for Comic Book Creators, Joe has also written the book on comic book law – literally!

Law for Comic Book CreatorsOver the course of six weeks, you’ll interact in live, online sessions with Joe and your classmates, learning how to navigate the legal situations that affect comics creators. This course doesn’t intend to replace the advice of a lawyer. Instead, it provides you with the tools to minimize legal costs and approach your projects with clarity and confidence!

Joe’s qualifications are matched by his enthusiasm for helping fellow creators. His popular convention panels on comic book law are consistently well-attended and well-received.

Learn why Joe has earned high praises from former students, creative collaborators, and panel attendees alike! For more on Comic Book Law for Creators and Joe Sergi, check out these resources:

Course description
Joe Sergi’s bio
Joe Sergi Publishes The Law for Comic Book Creators
Joe Sergi Q&A: Why Comic Book Law?
Joe reviews The Pocket Lawyer for Comic Book Creators

Join us for this lively and unique course – enroll now at our course page!

Class starts October 5, 2015!

If you want to make comics, write, draw, letter, and color comics, or improve as a comics creator, you’ll find like-minded friends and colleagues in our online workshops and courses. We hope to see you there!

Posted by Nicole Boose