I am excited to announce that I will be teaching a Fashion Law 101 for Designers seminar at Sacramento Fashion Week (SACFW)! The seminar is spearheaded and sponsored by my law firm EBITU LAW GROUP, P.C. and is a first for SACFW. For more details, see the press statement below from SACFW.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sacramento Fashion Week Adds Inaugural Fashion Law Seminar to List of Scheduled Events
Sacramento, CA -February 14th, 2018 – On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, Sacramento Fashion Week, Northern California’s largest fashion production, will host an inaugural Fashion Law Seminar for local designers. The free event will be held at COWO Campus, 1507 21st Street, Sacramento, California, from 4:00-5:00 pm.
Sponsored by Sacramento based law firm Ebitu Law Group, P.C. (ELG), the seminar will be taught by Uduak Oduok (Ms. Uduak), a partner and co-founder of the firm.
Geared for designers, attendees will learn about the field of fashion law, how to set up a fashion business, how to protect a fashion brand’s intellectual property, the essential contracts every design brand should have, and advertising laws governing a design brand, among other things.
Ms. Uduak is an ex-fashion model turned lawyer whose practice areas include contract drafting and negotiations, business litigation, intellectual property, fashion, and entertainment law. As a lawyer, she has over a decade of experience counseling individuals and businesses within and outside the creative community. She has counseled designers, apparel manufacturers, models, photographers, retailers, graphic designers, musicians, public relations specialists, and athletes, among others, on diverse legal issues including business formation, licensing, trademark and copyright matters, contracts, intellectual property and contract disputes.
Ms. Uduak pioneered the first Fashion Law seminars in Northern California and is a recognized name within the growing niche practice of Fashion Law in the U.S. She has been quoted and has authored numerous published and syndicated articles in national and international magazines and newspapers, and has been recognized by numerous organizations for her contribution to the fashion and legal industries. She is also a legal commentator and regularly invited speaker who has spoken at diverse organizations including SXSW, Fashion Law Institute, The Wharton School of Business, UC Hastings College of the Law, Levi’s, Delta College, California Lawyers for the Arts, and Woodbury University
Now in its 11th year, Sacramento Fashion Week will be held from February 18th through February 24th, 2018; and will showcase some of Northern California’s top designers and industry professionals through the diverse events planned for the week.
For more information and to register for the seminar, visit https://fashionlaw2018.
To purchase tickets for the shows, visit www.sacfashionweek.com.
About Ebitu Law Group, P.C.
Founded in 2012, Ebitu Law Group (ELG), a Professional Corporation, is an experienced firm committed to the pursuit of legal excellence and client service. The firm remains uncompromising in delivering quality, compassionate and affordable solutions to its clients’ legal problems. The firm offers legal services in several practice areas including Fashion and Entertainment Law, Family Law, Business Law and Litigation.
About Sacramento Fashion Week
Sacramento Fashion Week (SACFW) is scheduled for February 18th through the 24th, 2018, and is the largest fashion production in Northern California. SACFW strives to continue its mission to be a proven and innovative platform for designers, models, and artists to showcase their work and to encourage the economic development of the greater Sacramento region by promoting local businesses related to fashion, beauty, and the arts.