Center For The Protection Of Intellectual Property To Hold Online Music Law Conference Sept. 9-11


Grammy-Winning Singer/Songwriter Rosanne Cash to Keynote Conference

Hosted by Scalia Law’s Intellectual Property Center


Conference Will Examine Recent Changes to Music Ecosystem


Arlington, VA—Antonin Scalia Law School’s Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property (CPIP) is hosting a three-day music law conference on September 9-11, 2020, entitled The Evolving Music Ecosystem that will examine recent changes to the music ecosystem and the laws and policies integral to its viability. Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash will deliver the keynote address, discussing her artistic process, the challenges facing artists, and the contributions they are making during the current unsettled times.



This unique conference continues a dialogue on the music ecosystem begun by CPIP Executive Director Sean O’Connor while at the University of Washington School of Law in Seattle. In its inaugural year in the D.C. area, the conference aims to bring together musicians, music fans, lawyers, artist advocates, business leaders, government policymakers, and anyone interested in supporting thriving music ecosystems in the U.S. and beyond.



Wednesday, September 9, 2020: 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM (ET)

Thursday, September 10, 2020: 10:45 AM – 2:15 PM (ET)

            Rosanne Cash Keynote: 12:00 – 1:00 PM (ET)

Friday, September 11, 2020: 10:45 AM – 2:30 PM (ET)



The conference will be hosted online via Zoom, and login instructions for joining the conference will be sent to registrants via email once registration closes at 12:00 PM ET on September 8, 2020. Please visit the conference website for more information and to register: