SEPTEMBER 10, 2016
Publishing & Media Attorney
Please join us on September 10 when Dan Steven, publishing and media attorney, will be our guest speaker, sharing his knowledge and experience with publishing contracts and negotiations.
Dan Steven devotes a large part of his practice to publishing law, copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property matters. His clients include book, magazine, newspaper, audio, video and electronic publishers, authors, agents, designers, artists and photographers, and any business with intellectual property assets and issues, including health care professionals and entities.
He serves as Chair of the Contracts and Grievances Committee of the Mystery Writers of America, and is the organization's monthly columnist. He has been a newsletter and book editor, and is the former publisher of AlignMark Information Publishing, a division of Thomson Reuters. He also served as publisher and Vice President of a venture capital funded Internet startup.
As a freelance writer, he has contributed to both Writer's Digest and The Writer. He is the author of four books: Final Remedy (HarperCollins, 1996 (novel),Clinical Trials (HarperCollins, 1998)(novel), Health Care Practice Management (Warren Gorham Lamont, 1995) and The Street Smart Writer (Nomad Press, 2006)(co-author).
4948 Fairmont Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
Lunch: 12:20 pm
Presentation follows lunch
$25 Members $28 Non-Members
1. Chicken Piccata
2. Eggplant Parmigiana (vegetarian)
3. Spaghetti with Tomato Sauce (vegetarian)
**Please RSVP to Becky Hutchison at
bookgaia [at] comcast [dot] net
no later than Wednesday,
IMPORTANT: Make your check out to Sisters in Crime and bring it with you to the restaurant. Our in-person payment policy is based on trust. Don't be a no-show/no-pay. Thank you!
PARKING: Metered street parking is available. Bethesda also has multiple parking garages that are free on Saturdays. The two closest garages are located at 7730 Woodmont Avenue (with entrances on Woodmont Avenue and Old Georgetown Road) and 4935 St. Elmo Avenue (with entrances on St. Elmo Avenue and Cordell Avenue).
WEATHER: For cancellation or postponement due to inclement weather, check the chapter website (www.chessiechapter.org), or the Listserv, or email Donna Andrews at:
donna [at] donnaandrews [dot] com