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Facts, Photos and Fair Use: Copyright Law for Genealogists

June 1 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm EDT

FGS Meeting

Meeting is a hybrid meeting. Judy Russell will be presenting via webinar in the Beech Conference Room in the Florida History and Genealogy Library at the John F. Germany Public Library. Alternately, you can attend via Zoom webinar.

900 N. Ashley Dr.
Tampa, FL 33602 United States
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813-273-3652
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Description

Understanding what is and isn’t copyrighted and what genealogists can and can’t use is the key to staying out of trouble and to protecting our own work. Learn about what copyright is, and what it isn’t..

Agenda

Below is the event itinerary (all times are Eastern timezone):

10:00 – 10:15 – Greetings and sign-in (in-person)

10:15 – 10:25 – Opening remarks and society news

10:25 – 10:50 – DNA Special Interest Group by Jean Sanner, FGS Tampa

10:50 – 10:55 – Break 

10:55 – 11:00 – Door prize, recap society news 

11:00 – 12:00 – Featured speaker

Our Speaker

Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL

The Legal Genealogist® Judy G. Russell is a genealogist with a law degree. She writes, teaches and lectures on a wide variety of genealogical topics, providing expert guidance through the murky territory where law and family history intersect.  A Colorado native with roots deep in the American south on her mother’s side and entirely in Germany …

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