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Tri-Valley (Hybrid): Lessons in Literary Law

April 16, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Kelley Way will present Lessons in Literary Law” at the Tri-Valley Writers April 16, 2022 meeting. Every author should know their rights in relation to their work. This presentation looks at five areas of law – copyright, trademark, right of privacy and publicity, defamation, and contracts – and talks about how to protect your rights in these areas while avoiding infringing on the rights of others.

This meeting will be a hybrid meeting. Registrants have the choice to meet in person at the Four Points by Sheraton or online.

Join us on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 2:00 p.m.


There is a two-step RSVP & Payment process:

  1. An Email RSVP is REQUIRED at by Friday, April 15. (Please specify your attendance preference: i.e. In-Person or Zoom).
  2. Payment is REQUIRED (see below) 

Meeting Cost: $14 CWC Members, $18 non-CWC member, $6 CWC students (ages 14-22 w/school ID), and $10 non-CWC students


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Kelley Way was born and raised in Walnut Creek, California. She graduated from UC Davis with a B.A. in English, followed by a Juris Doctorate. Kelley is a member of the California Bar, and an aspiring writer of young adult fantasy novels. She practices copyright, trademark and estate planning law at The Law Office of Kelley A. Way. Kelley can be contacted at


By registering for this meeting, you acknowledge that the meeting may be recorded. Your consent is implied when you register. You have the option once you’re in Zoom to use video or not.

All registrants will receive an email 1-2 days after the event with the timed link to the recording of the meeting. This email is sent via a “bcc” list—to adhere to your privacy. If you do not receive the email, please check your email’s spam/junk or promotions folder.

NOTE: Zoom limits our meetings to the first 100 registrations.

Questions? Email Jordan Bernal at



April 16, 2022
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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