The Risks and Rewards of NFTs in the Music Industry

Williamsburg Zoom

Friday, October 15, 2021, 4:00:00 PM UTC

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Moderator:

Adrian Perry, Partner, Co-Chair of Music Industry Practice, Covington & Burling LLP

NFTs continue to present exciting revenue opportunities and novel legal risks for both music industry players and the NFT platforms working with them. This panel will discuss the ever-changing landscape of NFTs in the music industry, touching on the latest developments from a legal perspective, trends in commercial opportunities, and common intellectual property rights and regulatory issues impacting NFT partnerships. This panel will also explore how the NFT explosion may impact royalty and rights tracking in the music industry.

Burr Eckstut

Special Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP

Joe Conyers

EVP NFT

Tonya M. Evans

Professor, Penn State Dickinson Law School

Adrian Perry

Partner, Co-Chair of Music Industry Practice, Covington & Burling LLP