On September 20, 2016, Leech Tishman Partner Christopher S. Channel and Associate Elena C. Nola lectured on copyright law at the Pittsburgh Filmmakers’ School of Film, Photography, and Digital Media. Chris and Elena presented before filmmakers, photographers, screenwriters, and artists regarding copyright law in the realm of media. The event was open to select registered students of registered classes and members of the Pittsburgh Filmmaker’s Equipment Office (“EQO”).

About Christopher S. Channel
Chris is a partner in the Litigation and Environmental Health & Safety Practice Groups. He is an experienced trial lawyer who has defended industrial manufacturers and business owners in claims involving allegations of toxic substances, defective products, premises liability and negligence.

About Elena C. Nola
Elena Nola is an Associate with Leech Tishman and practices in the firm’s Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Internal Investigations Practice Groups. Elena focuses her practice primarily on commercial litigation, product liability matters and intellectual property litigation.

About the Pittsburgh Filmmakers’ School
Pittsburgh Filmmakers’ School of Filmmaking and Photography is a non-profit institution, and is one of the oldest and largest media arts centers in the United States. An accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD), the School offers courses in filmmaking, photography, video production, digital media, and the history and theory of all of those forms.